Information Visuals and Aesthetics: Fall 2012

Instructor:

Marilyn Ostergren

School:

University of Washington

Semester:

Fall 2012

Description:

In this class, you will immerse yourself in the challenge of turning information into images.

You’ll walk away with the ability to recognize opportunities for conveying information visually, technical skills for producing visualizations (primarily using Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Flash with some JavaScript), and knowledge of visualization and design principles to make those visualizations attractive and effective.

Required Textbook:

No required textbook.

Link to Syllabus:

https://courses.washington.edu/info424/

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Multimedia Production

Instructor:

School:

Rutgers

Semester:

Description:

A laboratory course in the design and production of multimedia resources for libraries, media centers, and information systems and other informational applications. Examines and critiques current uses of new media and provides skills in user-centered multimedia design.

Required Textbook:

Castro, E. 2007. HTML, XHTML & CSS: Visual QuickStart Guide, 6th ed.

Link to Syllabus:

http://comminfo.rutgers.edu/images/syllabus_555.pdf