Course-based Program Requirements

The Digital Humanities program offers a course-based MA program. 

Program Requirements

Students must complete necessary coursework and practicum, fulfil GPS' professional development requirement, and fulfil the Ethics and Academic Citizenship Requirement.

Coursework and Practicum
The course-based MA in Digital Humanities consists of 30 credits of course work (10 X 3-credit courses) plus 6 credits of practicum (2 X 3-credit courses) for a total of 36 credits. Of these, 27 credits (9 courses) are in Digital Humanities, and 9 credits (3 courses) are in elective courses chosen by the student or courses approved by the students' specialization department (if applicable).

Required courses (★27)

  • DH 500 - Introduction to Digital Humanities

Any two of

  • DH 510 - Topics in Digital Theory and Culture

Any two of

  • DH 520 - Topics in Technical Concepts and Approaches

Any two of

  • DH 530 - Topics in Building in Context

Any two of

  • DH 900 - Digital Humanities Practicum

Elective courses (9)

  • 3 graduate-level courses approved by student's specialization department (if applicable)


  • 3 graduate-level courses of student's choice