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Students receive first EPFL master’s degrees in digital humanities

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On October 5, EPFL awarded five students with the school’s very first master’s degrees in the field of digital humanities at the annual graduation event, Magistrale.

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The CDH coordinates the Social and Human Sciences (SHS) program, that concerns every EPFL students. The Digital Humanities Institute offers a Master in Digital Humanities, and is linked to the Digital Humanities Doctoral Program. The Institute for Area and Global Studies offers a Minor in Science, Technology and Area Studies, as well as semester projects abroad.

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Social and Human Sciences (SHS)

More than 150 courses offered to all EPFL students

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Master in Digital Humanities

A wide range of specialized fields to do projects in: musicology, social media, litterature, arts, user experience, history, and more..!

Minor in Sciences, Technologies and Area Studies (STAS)

Project-based learning with fieldwork abroad

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Digital Humanities Doctoral Programme

For students undertaking research in one of the many fields of Digital Humanities.

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Semester projects

Project-based learning with fieldwork abroad