Category Archives: Weekly Overview

Week 14: Mon., Dec. 5 and Wed., Dec. 7

–Course evaluation -Pivot table story rewrite. Open: Quiz summary moviebus1.xls spreadsheet Email you sent me -Wednesday, Dec. 7 is a final project workday. Bring what you have. -First draft of Final Project must be posted Wed., Dec. 7  Friday, Dec. 9 at … Continue reading

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Week 13: Mon., Nov. 28 and Wed., Nov. 30

-Review your classmates’ Final Project pitches at https://rudatajstudent.wordpress.com/ Help each other out with ideas and feedback. -Work on take home home quiz #5 (Part 1: Pivot Tables and Part 2: Fusion Tables) due to me by email at the end of class … Continue reading

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Week 11 – Mon., Nov 14 and Wed., Nov. 16

In Class: –Rowan Crime Group Data Assignment story due –Revised Schedule for Rest of Fall 16 Semester revisited -Data Journalism Final Project overview –Intro to Pivot Tables –Some post-election thoughts on data journalism –Common Data File Types –Four Common Ways to Clean Data in Excel … Continue reading

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Today’s Agenda

Beginning of class: This week Rowan Crime Group Data Assignment grading and specifics Revised Schedule for Rest of Fall 16 Semester Middle of class: Get your three graphs on your computer so I can come around. Get your group story pitch together. Frame … Continue reading

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Week 10 – Mon., Nov. 7 and Wed., Nov. 9

In Class: –Infographic Take Home Quiz due –Rowan Crime Group Data Assignment story pitch due -Wednesday – Group data workday Assignments: -Work on Rowan Crime Group Data Assignment story – Due Mon, Nov. 14 at beginning of class

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Revised Schedule for Rest of Fall 16 Semester

Here is the revised schedule for the rest of the semester. Due dates are in bold. After this week you have three assignments left:

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Week 9 – Mon., Oct. 31 and Wed., Nov. 2

In Class: –Key concepts of data visualization –Rowan Safety Report Project Review (the process) –Rowan Crime Group Data Assignment (the story) –Out-of-the-box infographic makers Assignments: –Infographic Take Home Quiz – Due Mon., Nov 7 -Get rolling with Rowan Crime Group Data Assignment story. Focused pitch due … Continue reading

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