Spring 2010 Topics of General Computing Interest

Course Descriptions
Spring 2010 Course List

CS Topics of General Computing Interest: V22.0380 Courses

V22.0380.001 Computing in the Humanities

Course call#: 72659
Prerequisite(s): V22.0004

Topics in the field of Humanities Computing include but are not limited to: digitization of text and image; hypertext design and delivery; working with multi-lingual texts and topics in machine translation; electronic publishing and dissemination; OCR; and designing databases of images, documents, and text. We will analyze the impact of technology on research in the Humanities as well as delivery as seen through current technology in libraries and museums. Students will also be encouraged to learn about and evaluate current computing tools and methodologies in their specific fields within the Humanities.

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