Management of Library and Information Services
This course has been devised as a response to the needs of the profession for continuing professional development, to help professional practitioners cope with the demands placed upon them, and to prepare mid-career practitioners for the next stage in their career. It is therefore not designed to provide the student with a 1st qualification in information and library studies, but to update and progress existing knowledge and qualifications.
Honours degree and a professional library and information studies, or library and information science qualification or equivalent; with at least 5 years' experience at a middle or senior management level within an information or library service (dependent on level and range of experience); pre-defined ICT skills and access to a computer linked to the internet; IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 93(internet-based).
Modules include: research and evaluation methods in information systems; studies in management; dissertation.
There is a variety of assignments in part 1, including reports, presentations, essays, critical reviews and case studies which enable students to relate theoretical knowledge to their own workplace. Part 2, is assessed on the Dissertation.
Candidates are usually self-funded or employer sponsored.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 7,290 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 7,290 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 7,290 per Whole course (home fees)||36 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 7,290 per Whole course (overseas fees)||36 months|
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