Course Description

Course Name

Digital Media and Information Studies 2B

Session: VGSS3120

Hours & Credits

20 Scotcat Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Overview

This course continues from the foundations laid in the DMIS level 1 courses, to explores the creation, use and impact of digital content and information technology in the arts, humanities and society at large. It brings a human perspective to the issues of the digital age.
This course will provide the opportunity to:
  • introduce further concepts and applications building on knowledge from DMIS 2A;
  • explore information theory and structures;
  • introduce students to methods and applications of information management within professional criteria;
  • examine the use of complex digital objects from a practical and theoretical basis;
  • provide students with transferable skills in approaches to technology, critical analysis, problem solving across the arts and cultural heritage sector.

*Course content subject to change