INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL HUMANITIES

Digital Humanities is an important multidisciplinary field, undertaking research at the intersection of digital technologies and humanities. It aims to produce applications and models that make possible new kinds of research, both in the humanities disciplines and in computer science and its allied technologies. It also studies the impact of these techniques on cultural heritage, memory institutions, libraries, archives, and digital culture. The programme comprises an introductory session followed by 4 x 2-hour classes focusing on specific topics. While the course will introduce a range of digital hu