MITH - Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities

MITH388 Digital Humanities Research Assistantship (1-3 Credits)

An applied introduction to the theory and practice of digital research. The internship includes regular meetings with MITH staff, including designers, developers, information professionals, project managers, and faculty, to gain knowledge of existing digital scholarship and resources within the arts and humanities. Students may contribute to existing MITH projects or propose a small, independent research project on which they will receive support from MITH staff.

Restriction: Permission of instructor.

Repeatable to: 6 credits.

MITH498 Special Topics in Applied Digital Humanities (3 Credits)

An introduction to special topics, and technical approaches, for theoretically grounded humanities and social sciences digital research. Class meetings will introduce students to a variety of technical approaches potentially applicable to the specific topical foci; the theoretical basis for selecting, evaluating, and modifying technical approaches; and best practices in project management.

Repeatable to: 9 credits if content differs.