DHUM 250

Digital Representation and Creation in a Humanities Context

Units: 1.5

Hours: 1-2-0

Formerly: HUMA 250

Examines the impact of computing on society and academe, through electronic modelling and creation strategies for materials that comprise the focus of the humanities. Topics include: exploration of the traditions of humanistic representational strategies; implications of modelling/representing this information digitally; basic textual encoding; design and use of relational database systems; use of multimedia tools for creative and representational endeavours; computer-mediated communicative techniques and immersive environments.

Note:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of DHUM 250, HUMA 250.

Prerequisites:

  • DHUM 150 or HUMA 150; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Digital Humanities offered by the Faculty of Humanities.

Schedules:
Summer 2018 Fall 2018 Spring 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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