Digital Humanities, Minor

The Undergraduate Minor in Digital Humanities is offered by the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania. It has been designed for students who want to augment their disciplinary studies in the humanities or humanistic social sciences with advanced digital research techniques and in-depth engagement with theoretical and practical questions raised by digital humanities. Students who are not majoring in humanities fields are also welcome to complete the minor.

Minor Requirements
Core Requirements3-5
Select at least one, but no more than two of the following:
Introduction to Digital Humanities
Computational Data Exploration
Introduction to Computer Programming
Select at least two of the following:
Topics in Digital Humanities
The Material Past in a Digital World
Video I
Social Statistics
Quantitative Research Methods in Communication
Big Data and Social Research
Technologies of Research: Digital Methods in Action
Introduction to Data Science
Visualizing the Past.
Electives1-3
Select at least one, but no more than three additional courses designated as Digital Humanities electives
Total Course Units6

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2017 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.