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Bachelor of Science in Digital Humanities

Digital Humanities is the interdisciplinary study of traditional humanities subjects and concerns using digital technologies.

Unique Combination of Skills

As a student in the Digital Humanities major at IIT you will have a unique opportunity to combine humanistic inquiry in areas such as communication, history, language and linguistics, literature, and philosophy with a sophisticated skill set that is readily applicable to professional fields.

A New Approach to Coursework

You would complete required courses that include training in research and writing skills as well as web and interactive design. Additionally, you would choose a traditional humanities specialization in history, literature, or philosophy; an in-major interdisciplinary specialization; and a minor concentration, enabling you to develop deeper topical knowledge while pursuing the subjects you find most interesting. As a Digital Humanities student at IIT you will cultivate critical thinking and communication skills along with a host of technical proficiencies that will help advance you in the career of your choice.