Graduate Certificate in Digital Humanities
The online Graduate Certificate in Digital Humanities prepares students to appropriately and confidently engage in a wide range of digital contexts for synthesizing and generating content for new media and develop digital competency. The program is offered completely online.
The need for a graduate certificate in the digital humanities is motivated by the relevance of applying human critical thinking and problem-solving skills in professions that are increasingly reliant on new technologies for efficiency, growth, and innovation. The University’s Graduate Certificate in Digital Humanities helps students learn to apply critical inquiry to creatively implement the tools of digital media in their careers.
Thomas Edison State University recognizes the need for professionals to have a complex understanding of how human beings use digital means to interact and participate in an increasingly networked society. Students who complete this online graduate certificate will gain an understanding of how our networked society came into being, how it currently functions and the role that they can play to shape its future.
|DHM-510 Digital Communication||(3)|
|DHM-610 Introduction to Digital Humanities||(3)|
|DHM-620 Social Media and Social Change||(3)|
|DHM-710 Mapping Time, Space and Identity||(3)|
Digital Humanities Certificate Outcomes
Upon completion of the certificate, students will be able to:
- Analyze human expression in the context of a networked society.
- Examine the role of social networking and peer collaboration technologies in the production of human knowledge.
- Integrate resources for reading and writing in digital spaces to the greatest professional and academic effect.
- Apply digital tools for the visual presentation of content and analysis of data.