DIGI480

Research Essay

30 points

Not offered 2020, offered in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

For further information see Humanities and Creative Arts

Description

Students taking Digital Humanities Research Essay produce a single 10,000 word essay. The course requires scholarly research, engagement with broader humanities discourse(s), and high bibliographic standards. Focus is on the development of critical and analytical skills that will enable students to move on to Masters and Doctoral studies. Students will be taught how to write about technical subjects in an informed manner, and produce critiques of new media and digital culture. Co-supervision will be organised where appropriate. When available, students will be encouraged to pursue internship and work experience opportunities relevant to their area of study after completion.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Programme Coordinator.