- Code HUMN6001
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Humanities and the Arts
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Humanities
- Areas of interest English, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Digital Arts, Digital Humanities, Literature
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- interpret the history of and major recent theoretical developments in the interdisciplinary field of digital humanities;
- analyse the impact of digital technologies on research in the humanities and in connection to research collections;
- situate research interests within the larger context of digital humanities theories, practices and projects;
- critically evaluate digital humanities projects; and
- prototype digital humanities projects.
- Individual project (midterm assessment) (10) [LO 2,3,4]
- Report on the individual project, maximum 1500 words (midterm assessment) (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Group Task Prototype build (final assessment) (40) [LO 2,3,4]
- Pecha-Kucha Presentation, 6min 40sec (final assessment) (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Project exegesis, maximum 2000 words (final assessment) (30) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 12 hours of lectures and 24 hours of tutorials; and
b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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Prescribed TextsOnline reading brick.
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