Courses & Units

Digital Research Methods in the Humanities HTA424

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

Introduction

This Honours Seminar provides students with foundational skills in the use of e-research tools and services for the creation, analysis and long-term preservation of research data. The unit also provides students with basic expertise in communicating their research findings in digital forms contributing to advances in scholarly and public knowledge of the human condition.

Summary

Unit name Digital Research Methods in the Humanities
Unit code HTA424
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline History and Classics
Teaching staff

Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart

Level Honours
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Cradle Coast Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2017: $1,587.00 2017: $3,122.00 090305

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Teaching

Assessment

Data Creation and Analysis Project; Digital Communication Project; Participation in Online Discussions.

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Textbooks

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