Checking date: 19/05/2022

Course: 2024/2025

Digital Culture
Bachelor in Cultural Studies (Plan: 435 - Estudio: 364)


Department assigned to the subject: Humanities: Philosophy, Language, Literature Theory Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
The aim of this subject is to know the great transformations that the digital environments produce in cultures and identities. A first objective is to analyse the singularity of the digital media as a representational media of a universal character, concerning culture, and what are the main changes that this produces in the phenomenology of space and time. A second objective is to introduce some of the most relevant forms of the culture developed in a digital environment. 1. Main features of the digital environment 2. Space, time and action in digital environments 3. The network society 4. Art in a digital environment 5. Social movements in digital environments. 6. Main changes of the access to culture in digital environments. 7. Modern cybercultures.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

Extraordinary call: regulations

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.