Info 190

Data Visualization for the Web with D3.js

2 units

Course Description

The goal for this class will be for students to gain a technical foundation for creating interactive data visualizations on the web. The primary focus of the class will be ​becoming more ​familiar with Javascript​,​ and mastering the fundamentals of the D3.js library to consume, parse, and visualize data within a web browser environment. Secondary topics that will be covered may include CSS3, HTML5, ES6, Node.js, RESTful APIs, and common data structures for the web. Familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript as well as previous computer programming experience is required​.​

This is a companion course to Info 190. Introduction to Data Visualization. It is aimed at students from computer science who would prefer a programming component and who would like to receive technical course requirement credits for this course.

Note: There may be a place-in exam for this course. Check back for more information.

Last updated:

June 13, 2017