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MUC261 Data Visualiztn & Sonificatn

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Introduces representation of data in visual and sonic forms. Surveys data visualization techniques, from charts in spreadsheet software to interactive, abstract, and experimental new media. Examines the role of sound as a means of processing and representing information. Provides hands-on experience using modern tools and techniques to manipulate and process data sets into audiovisual representations. Prerequisites: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide.)

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45308CA Remote
Tuesday and Thursday
from 1 to 2:50pm

From September 28 through December 16, 2021
Textbooks for CRN 45308
Instructor: Nathan A Gammill
Tuition: credit Fees: $0

Course details: CRN 45308

Course materials


No textbooks required


Course work will be completed using open source tools. A Mac or PC with an internet connection is required due to remote delivery. Mac/Linux are preferred but Windows will work as well with some extra steps. Linux is a free, open source operating system that you can run alongside Windows. 

Python 3.x with Jupyter, Pandas, NumPy, Matplotlib libraries (we will cover the installation of these tools in class).

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