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POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

 


This is a two-year degree programme aimed at training professional librarians, archivists, records managers, information workers and documentalists at an advanced level. Students admitted to this programme are BALIS graduates. First year is course work and second year research work. M.L.I.S degree structure Below is a map of the course structure.

courses

FIRST YEAR COURSES

CORE COURSES

  • EAP 5111 Faundation of Education Research
  • LIS 5311 Information Systems and Technology
  • LIS 5331 Information Needs, Sources and Services


ELECTIVES

  • LIS 5321 Management of Information Systems and Services
  • LIS 5411 Records Management and Archives Administration

 

SEMESTER TWO COURSES

CORE COURSES

  • EAP 5122 Quantitative and Qualitative Techniques in Education Research
  • LIS 5311 Database management Systems
  • LIS 5331 Knowledge Management

ELECTIVES

  • LIS 5321 Legal Issues for Information Professionals
  • LIS 5411 Project Management

 

REMEDIAL COURSES

(This is meant for students without Library and Information Studies background. These courses will be taken in addition to the above eight courses required for the program)

  • LIS 5111 Perspectives on Library and Information Science ( Semester 1)
  • LIS 5212 Information Processing(Semeter 2)

 


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CONTACT PERSON
Tuesday Bwalya (Head_LIS dept)
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