Propaedeutic course for all Faculty of Arts students with an interest in the use of digital data and digital technology in the humanities. The course is followed by courses put out by detached departments that allow the use of the basic skills acquired in this course in a particular disciplinary context.
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the field of digital humanities and show what digital technology has brought to the different areas of the humanities. Attention is paid to how digital technologies have changed scientific practices in various humanities and to new questions that experts can find answers to through the application of digital technologies. Students will get acquainted with the basic technologies, personalities and projects that have fundamentally influenced the field of digital humanities. The main goal of the course is to acquaint students with basic practices and tools for working with data in humanities.