Schedule 2017-18

Lectures will take place on Thursdays from 10-12 a.m  in the An Foras Feasa, Seminar Room.

From 4-5 pm, on certain Thursdays as below (weeks 2-11), there will be a Research Skills Seminar that is compulsory for the students on both the MA in Digital Humanities and the MSc in Spatial eHumanities.

Week 1: Thursday 21 September  (Costas Papadopoulos)

Lecture: Introduction to the module. Defining Space and Time. Computational Approaches to Space and Time.
Readings: Gregory & Geddes

 

Week 2: Thursday 28 September (Costas Papadopoulos)

Lecture: Exploring Spaces in 3D: Creating and Analysing 3D Spaces
Readings: Paliou et al.;  Sundstedt; Clark 2010

Research Skills: Referencing Your Work (Sharon Healy)

 

Week 3: Thursday 5 October (John Buckley)

Lecture: Exploring Spaces in 3D: Modelling Spaces, Creating Places: A 3D Modeller’s Perspective

Research Skills: Designing the Blog I (McGarry)

 

Week 4: Thursday 12 October (Costas Papadopoulos)

Lecture: Exploring Spaces in 3D: Virtualising & Augmenting Spaces and Places
Readings: Manovich 2006; Massung 2012; Marshall 2015; Eve 2012; Ciolfi 2011; Chrysanthi 2015

Research Skills:Designing the Blog II (McGarry)

 

Week 5: Thursday 19 October (Niall O hoisin)

Lecture: Exploring Spaces in 3D: The Industry’s Perspective

Research Skills: Creating an Animated Video (Angelica Litsiou)

 

Week 6: Thursday 26 October (Jack Kavanagh)

Lecture: Exploring the Spatial Humanities: Modelling Space and Time in History
Readings/ Required: Todd and Shepard; Knowles; Gregory 2008; White/ Suggested: Gregory 2013; Gavin; During; Graham

Research Skills: Using the Library (Ciaran Quinn, Librarian)

 

31 October – 4 November: Reading Week

 

Week 7: Thursday 9 November (Emily Johnson)

Lecture: Exploring the Spatial Humanities: Modelling Space and Time in Literature
Readings/ Required: Cooper and Gregory; Moretti 2000; Piatti and Hurni/ Suggested: Moretti 1999

Research Skills: Designing the Blog III (McGarry)

 

Week 8: Thursday 16 November (Chris Brunsdon)

Lecture: Modelling Space using R: Introduction to R and standard time series modelling

Research Skills: Structuring the Essay (Sara Kerr)

 

Week 9: Thursday 23 November (Chris Brunsdon)

Lecture: Modelling Space using R: Interactive Time Series exploration

Research Skills: Finding a Research topic (Papadopoulos)

 

Week 10: Thursday 30 November (Chris Brunsdon)

Lecture: Modelling Space using R: Interactive mapping with R and Leaflet

Research Skills: Quantitative and Qualitative  Methodologies (Kerr)

 

Week 11: Thursday 7 December (Chris Brunsdon)

Lecture: Modelling Space using R: Producing interactive web documents with Markdown

Research Skills:  Research Methodologies (McGarry)

 

Week 12: Thursday 14  December (Costas Papadopoulos & Chris Brunsdon)

Final Class Presentations, Revision, Feedback

MSc in Spatial eHumanities & MA in Digital Humanities (2017-18)