Course Details

Course Name
Digital Public History
Course Type
Course
Institution
George Mason University
Department
History and Art History
Information
https://masononline.gmu.edu/programs/digital-public-humanities-graduate-certificate/
Curriculum
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Status
record actively maintained
Course Language
English
Start Date
2020-01-15
recurring
ECTS
-
Lecturer
Brian Platt
PID
Disciplines: History
Techniques: Browsing, Georeferencing, Mapping, Preservation Metadata, Scanning, Searching, Text Mining
Objects: Artifacts, DigitalHumanities, Data, Images, Persons, Projects, Research, Text
Access Requirements
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Description
Introduces students to the theories and methods central to doing digital public history, and develops the skills necessary for students to plan and execute their own projects. Topics include digital strategy development, developing effective digital exhibits, describing and publishing digital collections, mobile computing and curating the landscape, creating participatory history projects, and effective methods for evaluating digital public history work.
Keywords
Disciplines: History
Techniques: Browsing, Georeferencing, Mapping, Preservation Metadata, Scanning, Searching, Text Mining
Objects: Artifacts, DigitalHumanities, Data, Images, Persons, Projects, Research, Text