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Study guide

DATAVISUA - Data Visualisation

Academic year 2022-23
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of International Communication Management
    Choice package:
    • Choices Languages
  • Bachelor of International Graphic and Digital Media, programme stage 3
    Choice package:
    • Electives
  • Programmes Incoming Students
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 4 credits
Weight: 4,00
Total study time: 104,00 hours
Possible deadlines for learning account: 01.12.2022 ()
The course unitorganization of the subgroups is done using the class subgroups.
xOLOD-administrator(s): Van Laere Kimberly, Van den Eeckhout Koen.
This course unit was completed by Van Laere Kimberly on 16.02.2022.
This course unit was approved by Levrau Olivier on 18.05.2022.
ProgrammaonderdeelID: DATAANALVISU_GDM_2122 - Data Analytics and Visualisation GDM2122.
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Compensated fail: This course unit is eligible for compensation according to the compensated fail criteria as determined by the degree programme you are enrolled in.
Preservability: The result of this course unit is preservable according to the terms of the program you are enrolled for.
This course unit
  • may be included in printed study guide (on paper).
  • may be published in study guide on the website.
  • may be included with details in the study guide.
  • requires no title on the diplomasupplement (thesis, dissertation, thesis).
  • should NEVER be replaced by another course unit to another (foreign) institution.
  • does not use a jury.
This course unit may be scheduled as
Study programme: PBAIGM - Bachelor in international grafic design
xOLODa: Single Course Unit
xOLODb: Data Visualisation
Second enrollment: Not possible within the same academic year.
Teaching staff: Van den Eeckhout Koen
Teaching staff are not (all) known yet.
Language course: No
Languages: English
Scheduled for: Semester 5

Learning material (list)

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  • Medium: DVD
  • Code: 2175
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Educational organisation (text)

The educational and evaluation organisation will be as indicated on the ECTS sheets, unless measures have to be taken as a result of a pandemic, in which case other forms of education and evaluation will be used.

Educational organisation (list)

Face-to-face instruction
Lectures24,00 hours
Self-study - tasks
Assignments in study hours50,00 hours
Study hours30,00 hours

Final competences (list)

IGM/data01learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/data02learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/data03learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/data04learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/data05learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/data06learning goal broadening/deepeningBS


In this course, you learn to analyse and visualise data to support a business case. The following topics are covered:

- Identifying relevant insights from given data sets
- Types of data, visualisations and infographics
- Visualisation tools and software
- Looking critically at datasets and visualisation

More concrete information on the educational organisation and content of this subject can be found in the Canvas digital learning environment.

Assessment (text)

More information about the evaluation within this course can be found on the digital learning environment Canvas.

The evaluation can take place online as well as on campus

Assessment (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
First term out of exam periodProject continuous (Permanent evaluation)100,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
Third term within exam periodAssignment100,00

Course sequence (VT)

There are no prerequisites for this course.