Short Course On Campus

Multimodal Anthropology - Experimental Approaches

Aarhus University

19 days
1373 EUR/full
830 EUR/full
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This Multimodal Anthropology - Experimental Approaches course from Aarhus University offers an introduction to the discipline of multimodal anthropology and the practical production of audio-visual and multimodal components in social science research.


Key Features

This hands-on Multimodal Anthropology - Experimental Approaches course from Aarhus University enables students to design and implement multimodal components in their research, to think and operate beyond disciplinary boundaries within the social sciences, to critically reflect on epistemological aspects of knowledge-production, and to effectively communicate research findings through multimodal approaches across a variety of media.

The course provides students with an introduction to multimodal anthropology from film, photography, and sound to digital- and social media. The course participants will engage critically with literature and develop, produce, discuss and analyse multimodal representations.

Throughout the course, students are engaged in critical readings of central methodological and analytical texts. Furthermore, the course introduces a variety of concrete examples of participatory opportunities that multimodal, digital anthropology and new media offer in social science research.

Programme Structure

The course covers a variety of elements:
  • Conceptualisation of multimodal, digital and online components in social science research
  • Practical development and implementation of multimodal components
  • Basic editing of multimodal material
  • Analysis and discussion of a multimodal media
  • Epistemological dimensions of multimodal anthropological approaches
  • Ethical issues related to au multimodal practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 19 days

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To apply for the course you must either be enrolled in a bachelor's degree, have a bachelor's degree or have passed a qualifying entry examination.    
  • Exchange students: nomination from your home university
  • Freemovers: documentation for English Language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1373 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1373 EUR for the full programme during 19 days.
  • EU/EEA

    830 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 EUR for the full programme during 19 days.

Living costs for Aarhus

6639 - 10051 DKK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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