Hudson County Community College Hosts Infographics Workshop for Enhancing Job Skills

Posted: 8/13/2019
Jennifer Christopher, 201-360-4061, jchristopher@hccc.edu

The workshop addresses turning complex information into easily understood visuals.

August 13, 2019, Jersey City, NJ – Presenting complex data in a clear, easily understandable manner by utilizing infographics is a valuable job/career skill. Infographics help turn text-heavy content like surveys, reports, summaries, research findings, comparisons, and statistics into simple visuals. They are used in administrative, educational, marketing, real estate, and a variety of other fields.

The Hudson County Community College (HCCC) Division of Continuing Education and Workforce Development is offering a noncredit Infographics workshop on Monday, August 26 through Wednesday, August 28, 2019, from 6 to 8 p.m. The workshop will be held in the College’s Gabert Library at 71 Sip Avenue in Jersey City. Space is limited. The cost is $119 per person.

The workshop will explore approaches and concepts in technical illustration and infographics. Attendees will work with a skilled illustrator to learn methods for creating instructional visuals that seamlessly communicate messages to diverse audiences. Topics include “Reviewing Visual Literacy and Interpretations;” “Data Visualization;” “Audience Awareness;” “Psychology of Color;” “Methods of Analysis;” “Visual Design for Usability;” “Design Elements and Principles;” and “Effective Designs.”

Those who wish to attend may do so by calling 201-360-4234. Payment by credit card, money order, cash, or check payments is due at time of registration. Additional information may be obtained by phoning 201-360-4224 or emailing ce@hccc.edu.

The HCCC Division of Continuing Education and Workforce Development classes and courses are designed to help revitalize careers, upgrade credentials, grow businesses, prepare for tests, pursue passions, and enjoy family and friends. Included are classes/courses for professional certifications; careers in education, healthcare, hospitality, technology, and digital marketing; computer software; business and entrepreneurship; the arts; culinary workshops; programs for families and children, including SAT Prep; ESL; and a variety of online programs. Complete information on offerings is available at https://www.hccc.edu/communityeducation/.