Humanistic Informatics

City Student Scholarships Category Duration Admission Requirements Education Institution
Copenhagen, Aalborg, Roskilde SU berettiget Bachelors 3 year Gymnasiel Aalborg University
Roskilde University (RUC)
City Copenhagen, Aalborg, Roskilde
Student Scholarships SU berettiget
Category Bachelors
Duration 3 year
Admission Requirements Gymnasiel
Education Institution Aalborg University
Roskilde University (RUC)
Humanistic Informatics

Informatics program, also called Humanistic Informatics, is a computer science education, with emphasis on computer technology, both as a tool and as a means of communication. In short, the program includes data logic elements, and the humanities as communication, management, marketing and other interesting subjects. You will be working creatively with IT and computer systems for many different purposes such as marketing tasks or development of graphic websites where you need to be aware of how you communicate to your audience. You also get tools to develop creative and innovative IT systems for example. a communication system or virtual networks across national borders.

Informatics acting specifically on communication between people. Be it through the media, information technologies (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other virtual networks) or simply in the dialogue between two people. Communication can also be non-verbal and happen through human behavior. You also learn to put communications in a broader social and cultural perspective, so it is possible to say something basic and scientifically about the human being on the communicative level.

The program teaches you how to bring a message out aesthetics and action through short films and media.

The program is also an annual film festival in Aalborg, called Riber Prize, which is a great crowd. The students already produces the first semester a short film, as their feature to Riber price.

Riber prize is named after one of the lecturers at Aalborg University: Jørgen Riber Christensen.

Here is an example of one of the participating short films:

Humanistic Informatics is actually a generic term for 3 directions:
* Information Science
* Interactive Digital Media
* Communication

The first two years of the course is a common scenario where all three training programs have access to the same curriculum. The last year of the program, choose your specialization and writes a Bachelor's about it.