The new post-graduate course CULTURAL DATA STUDIES* responds to the increasing demand for competencies on the bridge between cultural and computer science. It conveys to students comprehensive theoretical and practical knowledge about the systematic application of computer-assisted and data-based processes with digital resources. The transdisciplinary aligned spectrum of the curriculum brings various methodological approaches together and offers a overview of knowledge fields in the humanities, digital literacy, digital methods, computer philology, visual culture, data criticism, historical computer science, computer linguistics, culture & media history, popularization & visualization of complex data structures, data privacy laws, information management and theories of digital media in the humanities and cultural sciences. In the fields of intermediation, collections and marketing of data, the legal and economic aspects are specifically tailored to play important roles. Excerpt from the international faculty: David M. BERRY (London), Axel BRUNS (Sidney), Carolin GERLITZ (Amsterdam), Warren SACK (Santa Cruz), Regine BUSCHAUER (Basel), Gerhard LAUER (Göttingen), Theo Röhle (Braunschweig), Annika RICHTERICH (Maastricht) und Ramón REICHERT (Vienna).

LANGUAGE: German and English

*Subject to the approval of the senate

Target group

Journalists, Engineers, Developers, Digital Humanities, Digital Curators, Librarians, Archivists, Media Scientists, Historians, Cultural Scientists, Art Historians, Technical Scientists, and Data Managers.

Course option
Certified Program
Expert Program
Master of Sciene
Admission requirements
Study or work experience according to regulations
Study or work experience according to regulations
Study or work experience according to regulations
Learning format
Duration
2 semesters, part time
3 semesters, part time
5 semesters, part time
ETCS-Points
30
60
120
Start
Summer semester 2021
Summer semester 2021
Summer semester 2021
Language
English
English
English
Regulation (Curriculum)
Subject to the approval of the senate
Subject to the approval of the senate
Subject to the approval of the senate
Study location
Danube University Krems
Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Straße 30
3500 Krems
Austria
Organizer

Administrative assistance

Cornelia Zierlinger

Questions about the study course?

Please feel free to contact us directly.

Course direction

scientific direction

Infomaterial

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