Student Skills: Using graphic design to illustrate your data

This workshop is a quick soft-skills introduction to making use of graphic design in your data visualisation, from the perspective of artist and graphic designer, Stephen Hall.

Date:
Venue:
The Linnean Society of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BF, United Kingdom
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Organiser: learning@linnean.org
02074344479 ext 228
Registration: Open

STUDENT SKILLS 15:00–17:30 Friday 22 November 2019

This workshop is part of a series of events leading up to the Linnean Society Student Conference 2020. It is suitable for postgraduate students looking to improve their public engagement skills.

There will be a maximum of eight participants with one facilitator so that individual attention can be given.

A full listing of upcoming workshops can be found here: Discovery Workshops

Research produces a ton of data that can be represented in a countless different ways. In this session, Stephen Hall will explain the different elements of graphic design that can be used to best represent your data sets - finding the crux of the story you want to tell and illustrating this message in the best way.

This session will not involve using an digital equipment or software but rather explore ideas and give insight into how to use graphic design to your best advantage.

The workshop will be led by artist and graphic designer, Stephen Hall.

This workshop costs £5 and is open to all. Please get in touch if this fee is a barrier to attendance and we will waive the fee.

  • Registration is essential to secure your place.
  • Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • All materials will be provided.
  • The session will take place in our Discovery Room which is home to some of the Society's unique historical collections.

Event Registration

Student Skills: Using graphic design to illustrate your data - £5.00 (8 places remaining)

Once you have bought your ticket online, you will receive a CONFIRMATION EMAIL. Please bring it with you on the day, either in print or on your phone. If you do not receive this email, please get in touch with learning@linnean.org to confirm your place.

Refunds will only be available if the position can be refilled. Please see T&Cs for more information.

We will only contact via telephone if there is a last minute change to the event and we need to get in contact urgently.

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