A Design Method for Visualizing Complex Data for Users

Tuesday
8:30am to 12:30pm
Olympic

Social math provides a method for designers to make complex numerical data about an important cause both meaningful and understandable to your audience. Social math is a design process of telling a story with data that will motivate your users to engage in the behavior you intend.

This half-day course is appropriate for all levels of experience. The lessons focus on introducing the concept of social math and detailing a method to design using social math. Design activities provide an opportunity for attendees to practice using the method.

Attendees will learn:

  • How to define and identify social math
  • Why social math is an important part of an impactful design
  • When to incorporate social math into the design process
  • Where to find reliable data for designing with social math
  • A method for incorporating social math into their design
  • What additional resources exist for using social math

Session Details

Session Type: 
Level: 
Intermediate