- Describe how the adding time-series data reveals or does not reveal patterns not evident in a cross-sectional data
- Describe how an animated map reveals patterns not evident without animation
- Demonstrate how Bertin’s “graphic variables” can be extended to include animation effects
- Create a temporal sequence representing a dynamic geospatial process
The Cartography & Visualization section encapsulates competencies related to the design and use of maps and mapping technology. This section covers core topics of reference and thematic maps design, as well as the emerging topics of interaction design, web map design, and mobile map design. This section also covers historical and contemporary influences on cartography and evolving data and critical considerations for map design and use.
Topics in this Knowledge Area are listed thematically below. Existing topics are linked directly to either their original (2006) or revised entries; forthcoming, future topics are italicized.