Digital Curation

Faculteit Letteren
Jaar 2022/23
Vakcode LJX024B05
Vaknaam Digital Curation
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b

Uitgebreide vaknaam Digital Curation
Leerdoelen 1. to be able to devise creative and feasible solutions for problems related
to media and information, demonstrating the ability to adopt multiple
perspectives and tools;
2. to be able to plan, manage and execute individual and group projects,
work under time pressure and show initiative;
3. to be able to develop various media products, applying acquired
knowledge, methodological tools and practical skills;
4. to be able to reflect critically on the strengths and limitations of their
own work and that of peers;
5. to have the ability to communicate effectively, orally, in writing and
visually, the results of research and to present complex information in a
clear and concise manner to specialist and non-specialist audiences;
6. to be able to select the most effective media format for different
audiences, communicative purposes and contexts;
7. to have the skills to interact respectfully and constructively with others,
share and discuss academic knowledge, and work towards attaining
common goals;
8. to have acquired the requisite intercultural awareness and respect to act
ethically and effectively in an international academic environment, and
in future international employment contexts.
Omschrijving This course will take a hand-on approach to curating virtual exhibitions using
online (audiovisual) material. From week 1 onwards, students will design their
projects in groups. The weekly sessions will follow closely the steps students will be
taking in operationalizing and implementing their project ideas. Each practical
session will be accompanied by an introduction highlighting broader methodological
and theoretical questions that will help students take a critical approach to their
projects. How do we create stories using the affordances of the online medium?
How do we translate media narratives into technical functionalities and user
experiences? How do we carry out big data research? How do we engage with
digital source and tool criticism? How do we tell multimodal stories at the
intersection of expert knowledge, technical tools and functionalities and user
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm werkcollege
(2 x 2 uur werkcollege)
Toetsvorm schriftelijke opdracht(en)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator prof. dr. S.I. Aasman
Docent(en) prof. dr. S.I. Aasman
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
To be announced, made available via smartcat
Entreevoorwaarden Toelating tot jaar 2 van de Bachelor Media Studies met een (voorlopig) positieve BSA.
Opmerkingen Studenten kiezen één van de volgende professional skill courses:
Journalistic Writing and Storytelling (LJX027B05)
Media Entrepreneurship (LJX028B05)
Web Design (LJX052B05)
Digital Curation (LJX024B05)
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Ba Media Studies  (Politics and Global Citizenship) 2 semester I b keuzegroep
Ba Media Studies  (Audiovisual culture) 2 semester I b keuzegroep
Ba Media Studies  (Journalism Studies) 2 semester I b keuzegroep
Ba Media Studies  (Cultural Industries) 2 semester I b keuzegroep
Ba Media Studies  (Digital Culture) 2 semester I b keuzegroep
Facultaire Minor Digital Humanities 3 semester I b keuzegroep
Facultaire Minor Mediastudies 3 semester I b keuzegroep