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Digital Humanities

Uppsala University

24 months
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9945 EUR/year
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About

Do you want to know how to improve your skills using digital tools? Have you considered how digital technologies impact culture, society, research and our everyday life? The Master Programme in Digital Humanities at Uppsala University offers the opportunity to augment your humanities studies with highly sought after technical skills and knowledge about the digital era.

Overview

 The Master Programme in Digital Humanities at Uppsala University is multidisciplinary and driven by humanistic inquiry and curiosity. Key themes are the critical evaluation of digital technologies and their use in a number of areas, including knowledge production and cultural heritage.

There is now a great demand from the cultural sector for staff with knowledge of digital humanities and this programmes opens up opportunities for national or international careers in a variety of professions.

You will be able to work within cultural heritage, digitisation and cultural and information services. Another opportunity is development and investigative work requiring a humanities background and technical skills.

Career

With a Master's degree in Digital Humanities, you will be attractive in many sectors of the labour market, both in Sweden and abroad. You will be able to work within cultural heritage and digitisation and with cultural and information services. The major archives, libraries and museums are examples of potential future employers.

These institutions have a great demand for humanities-based skills in digitisation, digital communication and digital knowledge production. These are skills that you will have mastered upon completing the Master's Programme in Digital Humanities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Humanities
  • Digital Cultural Heritage, Basic Course
  • Digital Tools and Methods
  • Digital Cultural Heritage, Advanced Course
  • Visual Analysis
  • Theory and Methods in Digital Humanities
  • Information Mediation and User Perspectives in the Digital Era
  • Language, Literature and Digital Humanities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university.The main field of study must be within the humanities. 
  • All applicants need to verify English language proficiency that corresponds to English studies at upper secondary (high school) level in Sweden ("English 6").
  • Selection is based on a statement of purpose also including a summary of a previous thesis or other academic text. You upload the text in connection with your application to the programme. The text should not exceed 800 words.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9945 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19891 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

NON-EU/EEA

  • Application Fee: SEK 900
  • Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 50000
  • Tuition fee, total: SEK 200000

Living costs for Uppsala

7620 - 12066 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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