data visualization is multidisciplinary

As noted by Kirk (2016), data visualization is multidisciplinary. Several professional specializations are combined to work on a project or to resolve a problem. Kirk (2016) was inspired by Edward de Bono’s Six Thinking Hats. A multi-talented visualizer may have some of the capabilities mentioned in the seven hats of data visualization (Kirk, 2016).

Assignment: Write a research paper that contains any 3 of the following:

  • Project Manager
  • Communicator
  • Scientist
  • Data Analyst
  • Journalist
  • Designer
  • Technology

Use the topics and statements under each “hat” from the course text to help with your search for research material.