[Humanist] 28.474 MA & PhD at Maynooth

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 474.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Wed, 05 Nov 2014 13:08:52 +0000
        From: Susan Schreibman <susan.schreibman at gmail.com>
        Subject: MA and PhD in Digital Humanities at Maynooth University


An Foras Feasa, the Humanities Research Institute at Maynooth 
University, is now accepting applications for its MA in Digital 
Humanities  
http://www.learndigitalhumanities.ie/ma/  
and the PhD in Digital Arts and Humanities  
http://www.learndigitalhumanities.ie/phd/ . 
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until 30 April 2015. 

Generous fellowships are available for both the MA and PhD.

The MA in Digital Humanities is Ireland's oldest. It provides both a 
historical background and theoretical grounding to the field of Digital 
Humanities while providing students with solid skills in contemporary 
digital methods and technologies.  Students take a three core modules 
(including a practicum with a digital humanities project or cultural 
heritage institution) and three electives, as well as competing a minor 
thesis. The MA is run on a full time (one year) or par time (two year) 
basis.

There are a number of student bursaries available for the MA in Digital 
Humanities including two AFF Tuition Fees bursaries. Further details on 
these can be found here 
 http://www.learndigitalhumanities.ie/scholarships/ . For more details 
contact maapplications at forasfeasa.ie <mailto:maapplications at forasfeasa.ie>.

The PhD in Digital Arts and Humanities (DAH) is an innovative 
inter-disciplinary structured PhD programme coordinated by an all-Irish 
university consortium funded by the Irish Government's Programme for 
Research in Third Level Institutions (Cycle 5). Students on the DAH 
programme complete 60 credits over four years (full-time) and six years 
(part-time) comprising core and elective modules and a professional 
internship.

Further enquiries on the DAH PhD are welcome at 
phdapplications at forasfeasa.ie <mailto:phdapplications at forasfeasa.ie>.

An Foras Feasa is the Humanities Research Institute at Maynooth 
University. Facilities at the institute include state-of-the-art 
digitization facilities as well as world-class teaching and learning 
spaces. There is a vibrant graduate student community in An Foras Feasa 
and faculty from across the University collaborate regularly with the 
research institute providing a wealth of opportunities for students to 
study and learn in a collegial interdisciplinary environment. Learn more 
about the institute and our programmes at www.learndigitalhumanities.ie 
 http://www.learndigitalhumanities.ie/  and connect with us @DHforasfeasa.

-- 

Susan Schreibman
Professor of Digital Humanities
Director of An Foras Feasa
Iontas Building
National University of Ireland Maynooth
Maynooth, Co. Kildare

email: susan.schreibman at nuim.ie
phone: +353 1 708 3451
fax:  +353 1 708 4797





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