a flat lay on top of a table displaying an A4 print out of various graphs including bar, column, country, country, pie, ,segment and many more. A magnify glass, book and 2 coloured pencils also lay on the table

How to Create Graphs and Figures for Publication | Online Data Visualisation Workshop | October 16-17

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    Recurs every day until Tuesday 17th Oct 2023
  • Online
    Via Zoom - link will be sent out prior to the event.
  • Contact Detailsbradleyw@uow.edu.au


In this workshop, you will learn the dos and don’ts of data visualisation use either R and RStudio or SPSS to create your visualisations and choose the best visualisation for your data.

We will cover a range of chart types, demonstrating how to;

  • visualise amounts
  • proportions
  • distributions
  • estimates
  • uncertainty
  • trends
  • time-dependent
  • and geographical data.

By the end of the workshop, you will have gained a solid understanding of the principles of good data visualisation and the necessary skills to create effective visualisations in either SPSS with Chart Builder or R with ggplot2.

Target audience

Staff and postgraduate students who are interested in learning how to create a large range of customisable data visualisations. Note that previous experience with either SPSS or R is not required and all the required knowledge to create the visualisations will be contained in the workshop.

Event specifics


Date and Time

The course will be from 9.30 am - 12.30 pm, and split over two days:
Monday, 16 October 2023
Tuesday, 17 October 2023


Online via Zoom - Link will be sent out before the workshop.


$110 or $100 from internal account

For more information on the course, please contact Brad Wakefield - bradleyw@uow.edu.au.
For enrolment information, contact Karin Karr - karink@uow.edu.au