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Digital Methods Summer School

Every year, the Digital Methods Initiative organises an intensive summer course in which students learn and develop internet research techniques for studying societal conditions and cultural change. Information about the 2022 session will be updated in the coming months.

Digital Methods Initiative

During the Digital Methods Initiative (DMI) Summer School, participants actively engage in empirical research projects, employing web-specific software tools, such as scrapers and crawlers. The course concludes with an event at which the research projects are presented. 

For more information on the summer course, please see:

Course dates:

July 2022

Application deadline: Rolling admission. Applicants will be notified within a week of making their application. Applications accepted until 5 May 2022.
Academic director: Prof. Richard Rogers
Credits: 6 ECTS / Certificate of Completion
Tuition fee in 2021:

UvA Master's and Research Master's students are exempted from paying the UvA fee, for all other participants the tuition fee is 895 Euro

Applicants: Open to all applicants MA level and up, incl PhD candidates and motivated scholars as well as practitioners.
Facts & Figures
Mode Short-term
Credits 6 ECTS, 2 weeks
Language of instruction English
Conditions for admission
Starts in July