Digital Arts & Humanities

University College Cork


Course Name Digital Arts & Humanities
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE09
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 9 September 2019
Application Date

Expand+Applications for 2019 start dates will open on November 1st 2018.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means we offer places four times a year on a rolling basis. Some cour...

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PAC Application Information

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Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

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Duration Full-time 1 year
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Entry Requirements

Expand+The entry requirement is an honours primary degree with 2.1 (or equivalent) in any discipline.

Candidates who hold a primary degree with 2.2 will also be considered subject to the approval of the programme selection committee.

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Expand+Course Practicalities
Students passing modules to the value of 60 credits in Part I may opt to exit the programme and be awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Arts and Humanities.

Modules in the course require you take a ‘hands on’ approach, ...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The MA encourages a multidisciplinary approach to digital arts and humanities in a creative and scholarly atmosphere. The course will give you an introduction into how digital tools and methods can be used in arts and humanities resea...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The course will give you a grounding in how information and communications technology (ICT) tools can be used to capture humanities data sources in digital form to frame research questions, collaborate on research using social networking tools, and p...

Assessment Method Modules in the course require you take a ‘hands on’ approach, using the current generation of ICT tools. They also include assessments, testing your knowledge of both theory and practice of inquiry in the digital age. It is expected that you will create a digital research project in the course of your research. Assessment also includes individual and group work using a range of presentation styles including: oral, online, shared, text, video and audio.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
This course produces digitally-literate, interdisciplinary graduates who will be able to fill a variety of roles in the ‘knowledge economy’.
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Mike Cosgrave
Tel: +353 21 4902359

Dr. Orla Murphy
+353 21 4902591
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