Digital Cultures

University College Cork


Course Name Digital Cultures
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKD12
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, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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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 1 year full-time online.

Additional Teaching Mode Information
This MA in Digital Cultures programme will be delivered in a blended fashion: predominantly online, and in conjunction with three (3) intensive on-site workshops that will reinforce and provide effective direct instruction in digital skills. Online delivery in our case also offers online, synchronous, face-to-face tutorials to support the other online material accessed by the student.
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Entry Requirements

The entry requirement is an honours primary degree with a Second Class Honours Grade 1 (or equivalent) in any discipline.

Candidates who hold an honours primary degree with a Second Class Honours Grade 2 will also be considered subje...


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Students who successfully complete Part 1 (60 credits) may opt to exit the programme and be awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Cultures.

Modules in the programme require students to work hands-on with current and emer...

Course Content

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Life is being transformed by digital technologies - are you equipped to understand, to contribute to and indeed to make the changes happening around you? The MA in Digital Cultures will prepare you to understand the transformation in ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+PART I
Core modules:
DH6013 Getting Started with Graduate Research and Generic Skills (5 credits)
DH6016 Digital Humanities Institute (5 credits)
DH6022 Communities of Practice in Digital Scholarship (10 credits)
DH6023 Conceptual Introduction...

Careers or Further Progression

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The UCC MA in Digital Cultures will equip you with a range of tools and methods to provide the digital element now essential for careers in education, heritage and the ‘cultural economy’, in digital content creatio...

Further Enquiries Dr. Mike Cosgrave
t: +353 21 4902359

Dr. Orla Murphy,
t: 00 353 21 4902359
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