Week 8: Data Display 3

October 30 and 31, 2017

In this lecture we will take another step forward into the world of beautiful, effective plots.

Lecture Topics

  • Colours
    • RColorbrewer
    • Colour scales
    • Colour-blind safe palettes
    • Using dichromat to verify palette choices
  • Multipanel plots and faceting
  • Basics of plotting models


In-class activities

Optional: Make a plot or two, and show them off in Tuesday’s class meeting!

Code and Data



Lecture slides

Slides available via speakerdeck