Information technology for historical research (m) (2009/2010)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S02234
Name of lecturers
Federico Barbierato, Massimiliano Bassetti
Coordinator
Federico Barbierato
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-STO/01 - MEDIEVAL HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II semestre dal Feb 22, 2010 al Jun 5, 2010.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

acquisition of basic skills for the use of resources and tools for research, data processing and publication of results

Syllabus

Computers and history, the web and historical research; online databases; OPAC and META OPAC; digital resources for research; tools for data processing (databases, spreadsheets, word processors, DTP, OCR, image processing etc.) and their publication (traditional layout , published on the WWW, HTML, basic knowledge of XML, PHP etc.).

Assessment methods and criteria

practical test and oral examination