Antwerp, Belgium

Digital Humanities: Computer-assisted Genetic Editing

when 3 July 2023 - 7 July 2023
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 250

The UAntwerp DH Summer School 2023 edition is titled Computer-assisted genetic editing: from handwritten text recognition to keystroke logging. It offers an intensive 5-day entry level hands-on course on making digital editions of analogue and born-digital texts. In this course, participants will acquire a set of basic computer skills such as xml mark-up language and handwritten text recognition to design a fully-fledged, TEI-compatible Digital Scholarly Edition and deploy keystroke logging technology to record and analyse born-digital texts. The target audience includes undergraduate students (BA3), graduate (MA) and postgraduate (PhD, postdoc) students as well as professionals in the field of Humanities. No prior knowledge of Digital Humanities is required to successfully complete the programme. BA and MA students can earn from 3 to 6 ECTS credits upon successful completion of the programme.

Target group

Undergraduate (BA3), graduate (MA) and postgraduate (PhD, postdoc) students as well as professionals in the field of Humanities.

Credits info

3 EC
Optional: upgrade to 6 ECTS credits upon completion of an additional exercise after the summer school.

A certificate will be awarded at the end of the programme. All certificates of completion are issued as a micro-credential.
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Fee info

EUR 250: Fee includes course material, coffee breaks, lunches, the summer school dinner, a welcome reception and social activities. It does not include accommodation.
EUR 200: Reduced early registration fee (registration before 15 March)

Fee includes course material, coffee breaks, lunches, the summer school dinner, a welcome reception and social activities. It does not include accommodation.