From CS 725/825 Spring 2018

CS725-S18: In-Class Work 6 (ICW6)

The goal of this exercise is to practice chart critique and remaking.


Gather into groups of 2-3 students

Part 1

Read one (and only one!) of the following blog posts about remaking a chart from the Policy Viz blog (Jonathan Schwabish):

Consider how he goes about remaking the chart in the blog post.

Part 2

Pick one of the other blog posts and only read the setup -- don't read about his proposed re-make.

Work with your group to propose 1-2 alternatives to the given chart. Use the whiteboard to sketch out your alternatives.

As you work, think about these questions:

Choose a group representative who will present your findings to the class when we gather back together.

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