Digital Humanities Academy
The second of the Digital Humanities Academy, the first of which we piloted in 2021, will held on 9 - 29 May 2022 virtually.
The Digital Humanities Academy is organized in a content and format for social scientists with a focus on programming language, social network, text and spatial analysis. The Academy includes an introductory course in Digital Humanities designed by expert trainers and workshops consisting of training in four different themes:
Introduction to Digital Humanities
Data Analysis with R
The language of the Academy will be Turkish. Since Digital Humanities Academy is organized without a sponsorship, thus participation will be paid for trainers and technical infrastructure expenses. If there are sponsors in our academy organizations, our trainings will be updated free of charge. If you want to include new research methods in your studies by taking Digital Humanities education, you can apply to the Digital Humanities Academy by filling out the application form below.
For detailed information about hours and fees, please check the program catalog below.
Application Announcement: April 11 - 20
Application Deadline: April 20
Announcement of Results: April 27
Registration: April 27 - May 3
Training Start Date: May 09
Training Completion Date: May 29
DH ACADEMY 2022- CATALOG
DH ACADEMY WORKSHOPS
Introduction to Digital Humanities
This workshop focuses on the potentials and new approaches of digital humanities, which are increasingly influential in almost every field of humanities and offer new and effective methods and questions for research. In the workshop, the relationship of digital humanities with different disciplines/themes, and its development and current situation, as well as applications and tools will be discussed.
9-11 May 2022
This is an introductory training workshop where participants can learn the concept of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), map creation methods and spatial analysis. As part of the workshop, the participants will learn how to create, store, visualize, organize and analyze data.
13-16 May 2022
ATLAS.ti is a computer software that helps in storing data, organizing, recombining and interpreting in creative and systematic ways while performing qualitative research. Within the scope of this training, practical data entry, text coding processes, coding of non-text documents, data categorization, analysis (thematic analysis, content analysis, etc.), creating visual materials (network analysis), hypotheses and formulas over the data will be covered in this training. The focus will be on making in-project inquiries and analyzing the open-ended questions of the surveys.
18-20 May 2022
R and DATA ANALYSIS Workshop
R is a software environment for statistical computing and graphics, as well as a programming language. Within the scope of this workshop, an introductory R training, Data Analysis and Introduction to R, Data Cleaning with R, visualization with R ggplot2 and text analysis methods will be held for humanities.
11-22 Mayıs 2022
Within the scope of this training, Introduction to programming, Introduction to Python, Basic data types, Flow control mechanism, Loops, Advanced data structures, Functions, Library usage, Pandas library, Fundamentals of data analysis and manipulation, reading data from PDF and Excel etc., restructuring the manipulating data, Web scraping (getting data from websites), Web automations will be held for humanities.
20 May- 10 June 2022