Antwerp, Belgium

Digital Humanities: Genetic Editing, from Manuscripts to Born-digital Writing Processes

when 27 June 2022 - 1 July 2022
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 250

The UAntwerp DH Summer School 2022 edition is titled Genetic editing, from manuscripts to born-digital writing processes. 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 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 ranges from 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.

Course leader

Keynote speaker: Elena Pierazzo | University of Tours

The bulk of the summer school's training programme will be taught by Joshua Schäuble, Lamyk Bekius and Dirk Van Hulle. Together, this team has expertise in teaching the theory and practice of Textu

Target group

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

Credits info

3 EC
3 ECTS credits are awarded upon successful completion of the programme. 6 ECTS credits are awarded upon successful completion of an extra assignment. All certificates of completion are issued as a micro-credential.

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.