AINHALKOK Study module in data management (30 cr)

Study level:
Other studies
Grading scale:
Responsible organisation:
Department of History and Ethnology
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024
Elective studies:
Requires application:


In the source management module, students study the content, structures and use of archive material in a variety of ways. Particular attention is paid to digital materials.

Learning outcomes

After completing this module, the student will:

  • be familiar with the methods of organising and describing data used in source management, searches and usability and be able to consider storage and accessibility issues, especially for digital materials
  • have the theoretical and professional knowledge base and problem-solving skills required for specialist tasks, and recognise management related processes
  • recognise their own expertise
  • be familiar with the legal and ethical criteria for document management, and be able to justify decisions related to issues such as screening and use
  • be able to search for information, analyse data and generate new knowledge both verbally and in writing
  • be able to participate in the debate on document management, commenting on, comparing, generalising and developing new perspectives
  • use and apply research results in practical assignments and understand the importance of source documents


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