KU Leuven University
Free (certificate fee: USD$ 49, optional)
In this course, participants are taught how to create a community for digital cultural heritage through innovative practices for user engagement. KU Leuven University teaches the course through edX, an online education platform.
This course provides in-depth information about digital curation and annotation to professionals and volunteers in cultural heritage institutions, as well as teachers, students and amateurs. It discusses the use of online repositories, cutting-edge tools and digital strategies to stimulate true interaction and dialogue. Among many other examples, tit takes a look at the use case of Europeana, the digital portal for European cultural heritage content.
Some of the topics covered in the course are: