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MAData Visualisation Design

University of Portsmouth
United Kingdom, Portsmouth
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Can you create rich and meaningful stories with data? Can you design data visualisation in a way that communicates clearly and engages the audience? Are you interested in designing innovative solutions that could address challenges facing society?

This MA Data Visualisation Design Master’s degree course gives you the creative and critical abilities you need for a rewarding career designing visual communication of data. You’ll study and experiment with digital content in all forms including alphanumeric, binary, vector, pixel and video, and learn how to explore and make sense of data to generate meaningful interactive, dynamic or even affective communications.

When you graduate, you’ll be skilled in information and interaction design, design thinking and user-centred design. You’ll be able to pursue a career communicating data visually in fields such as design and journalism in areas such as business, research, health, education, government and the arts public organisations where the engaging visual communication of data is becoming crucial.

Career opportunities

When you graduate, you’ll be qualified to pursue a career in fields such as:

- information design
- journalism
- digital graphic design
- computational design
- digital content
- UI (user interface)/UX (user experience) design
- interactivity

You’ll also have the transferable skills to work as a strategist in a consultative position and the research experience to start a career in education.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States