ARTH 440A (H01) - From Digging to Digital: Preserving and Displaying the Past

Honors/From Digging to Digital

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Art History
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   14  
CRN: 56394
This course introduces the methods for the digital preservation of artifacts and the ethics of cultural conservation. Students will work with objects from the UNH museum to assess digital tools available to conservators, art historians, and archaeologists. We will explore photogrammetry, 3D modeling, virtual reality, web publishing software, and digital applications to study objects and preserve our cultural heritage. Discussion sections will address the social role of museums and international affairs.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): ARTS 440A
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Honors course, Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Ivo Van der Graaff

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm PCAC A205