Design 2

Problem 1: Design critique

In this assignment you will critique a visualization and identify design elements of visualizations that support analysis and communication:

Take 10-15 minutes to examine the visualization on your own and only then discuss it with your group. By the end of the activity you should feel ready to share your observations and questions in class and on paper! Prepare one document in which you in detail critique the visualization as a group (max 2 pages). Use the provided list of questions/points critique.pdf to help you structure your critique (not exhaustive, you can discuss more/other aspects if necessary).

Questions for discussion in class:

Problem 2: Questions corresponding to the readings

Find a visualization not discussed in class or used in a homework and answer the following questions pertaining to that visualization. Attach the visualization as a screenshot in your submission.