Course Details

Course Name
Heritage Visualisation
Course Type
Master Programme
Institution
The Glasgow School of Art
Department
School of Simulation and Visualisation
Information
http://www.gsa.ac.uk/study/graduate-degrees/international-heritage-visualisation/
Curriculum
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Status
record actively maintained
Course Language
English
Start Date
2018-09-17
recurring
ECTS
-
Lecturer
Avril McAllister
PID
Disciplines: Archaeology, Arts and Cultural Studies
Techniques: Distance Measures, Georeferencing, Information Retrieval, Mapping, Open Archival Information Systems, Photography, Preservation Metadata, Scanning
Objects: Artifacts, DigitalHumanities, Images, Images(3D), Interaction, Metadata, Multimedia, Research, Video
Access Requirements
You should have a Honours degree or equivalent professional practice in any of the following disciplines: History, archaeology, geography, cultural studies, architecture, the built environment, building surveying, city planning 3D art and design, product design, digital media, digital arts, 3D modelling and animation Computer science or computer graphics High calibre graduates from other disciplines may be considered if they are able to demonstrate an interest and ability in the field of heritage visualisation. IELTS 6.0 for overseas applicants for whom English is not their first language.
Description
The MSc International Heritage Visualisation will equip candidates with the knowledge and skill sets required to create digital records and visualisations of heritage sites and objects of local, national and international significance. Candidates will become familiar with the range of skills needed for the meaningful 3D documentation of cultural sites and heritage assets, and the ability to present them effectively for use by the varied user groups and audiences engaged in areas such as cultural heritage management, conservation, academic research, tourism and beyond.
Keywords
Disciplines: Archaeology, Arts and Cultural Studies
Techniques: Distance Measures, Georeferencing, Information Retrieval, Mapping, Open Archival Information Systems, Photography, Preservation Metadata, Scanning
Objects: Artifacts, DigitalHumanities, Images, Images(3D), Interaction, Metadata, Multimedia, Research, Video