DIGI480-24S1 (C) Semester One 2024

Research Essay

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 February 2024
End Date: Sunday, 23 June 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 3 March 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 12 May 2024


Students taking Digital Humanities Research Essay produce a single 10,000 word essay. The course requires scholarly research, engagement with broader humanities discourse(s), and high bibliographic standards. Focus is on the development of critical and analytical skills that will enable students to move on to Masters and Doctoral studies. Students will be taught how to write about technical subjects in an informed manner, and produce critiques of new media and digital culture. Co-supervision will be organised where appropriate. When available, students will be encouraged to pursue internship and work experience opportunities relevant to their area of study after completion.


Subject to approval of the Programme Coordinator.

Contact Person

Christopher Thomson

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $2,046.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Humanities .

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