University Master's Degree in Digital Humanities and Heritage

Theoretical and practical training on applying advanced information technologies to the documentation, analysis and dissemination of historical and cultural heritage, both textual and material


General information

  • Inter-University
  • Credits: 60 ECTS
  • Course begins on 01/10/2024
  • Beginning of the pre-enrolment period 12/01/2024
    See the calendar
  • Pre-registration period: Open
  • Places: 30 places
  • Price: €27.67 per credit (EU citizens and non-EU holding an EU residence permit). 2024/25 Academic year.
    €66 per credit (non-EU citizens who do not hold an EU residence permit). 2024/25 Academic year.

  • Language: Spanish (90%) ang English (10%)
  • Mode: classroom-based learning

  • Teaching centre: Faculty of Arts and Humanities
If you are interested in cultural, social and humanistic issues, consider the need to learn advanced and innovative computer technologies used to apply in the documentation, analysis and dissemination of heritage elements.

To design a cultural project, this master's degree offers you practical training so that you can learn to design it, implement it and evaluate its impact through market research, the best choice of marketing strategies and channels, implementing digital technology and debating different forms of funding.

This master's degree provides you with theoretical and practical training in the development of new technologies for digitizing bibliographic documents and the application of modern techniques for image analysis and 3D models of elements of historical and cultural heritage. You will investigate how to advance in the design and interrogation of documentary databases and discover the new ways artificial intelligence may help in the processing of humanistic information. You will acquire knowledge on new technologies for human-computer interaction that can lead to the creation of virtual museums and other forms of public dissemination of culture.

Work placements

Coordinator university:

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Participating universities

Universitat Pompeu Fabra


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