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Digital Heritage


Fornaro P.

Course director

Chestnova E.



The digital transition of multimedia content has many advantages but also needs to be reflected on in detail. Text, images, sound, and motion pictures are part of the numerous multimedia assets that constitute our digital cultural heritage. But what is the quality of those sources if used in research? How can we find, access, interoperate, and reuse digitally stored information? What is the concept of objects and metadata in the world of qualitative research? 


Understanding digital data formats and digital cultural heritage. An introduction to capturing, using and archiving digital cultural heritage data.

Teaching mode

In presence

Learning methods

80% Lectures
20% Practice

Examination information

(Multiple Choise)