MSc Digital Scholarship: Curriculum
The course comprises the following curriculum:
- Elements of Digital Scholarship: a presentation-based overview of key topics (Michaelmas and Hilary Terms) arising in the ‘data life-cycle’ which structures most leading projects in the field.
- Methods of Digital Scholarship: offering students the choice of two Technical Options Papers which provide the hands-on training needed to equip students with specific methods relevant to their project (Michaelmas Term).
- Subject-Specific Paper: providing graduate-level work of a more traditional kind in each student’s ‘home discipline’, selected from a list of existing Master's papers in other Faculties which can be studied in Hilary Term.
- Practicum placement: offering students immersion in one of Oxford’s vast array of flagship Digital Humanities projects and/or the Bodleian’s technical departments in preparation for their dissertation project (Trinity Term).