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Anthropology fieldwork on the banks of the Amazon

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This past summer, six EPFL students travelled to the Colombian city of Leticia for 21 days to do anthropological fieldwork on language learning and epidemiology, as part of the LIFE Laboratory (Leticia Immersive Fieldwork Experience) program in the College of Humanities (CDH).

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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