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MGTA35: Management Communications

Fall 2022

Welcome MGTA35!

Your data assignment requires you to visually present data to support your speech, using good quality sources of data and information. 

You will need to:

  • find and select data that answers a particular question
  • process data in order to prepare it for use
  • extract value from data
  • visualize the data in order to communicate information to your audience

Use this Research Guide for:

Learning about the following steps to completing your assignment.

CLASS 1: Locating Open Data Sources

  • What is data?
  • How to find data and download it

CLASS 2: Data Cleaning and Visualization

  • Cleaning and formatting data
  • How to create graphs, charts, and pivot tables to analyze data
  • How to choose the right data visualization for your analysis