Bachelor Of Library & Information Science

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Undergraduate or Graduate Level : Undergraduate Level
Duration of Program : 3 Years

About this Program

Library and Information Science (LIS) is a discipline that aims at training information professionals to serve different stakeholders for development. LIS is considered as a cross cutting discipline in humanities, sciences and technology

Courses

Year 1
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Information and Society BLS 1105 3 Undergraduate Level
Information Literacy BLS 1106 3 Undergraduate Level
Information Technology I BLS1111 4 Undergraduate Level
Communication Skills and Practice BLS1112 3 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Information Technology II BLS 1211 4 Undergraduate Level
Principles of Knowledge Organisation BLS 1205 3 Undergraduate Level
PUBLISHING AND BOOK TRADE BLS 1206 3 Undergraduate Level
ANALYSIS OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS BLS1213 3 Undergraduate Level
Year 2
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
CLASSIFICATION I BLS2113 4 Undergraduate Level
CATALOGUING I BLS2112 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Documentation Work and Services BLS2207 4 Undergraduate Level
DATABASE MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATION RETRIEVAL BLS 2208 4 Undergraduate Level
DOCUMENT CLASSIFICATION II BLS 2211 4 Undergraduate Level
DOCUMENT CATALOGUING II BLS2212 4 Undergraduate Level
FIELD ATTACHMENT BLS 2301 5 Undergraduate Level
Year 3
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
INFORMATION ENTERPRENUERSHIP BLS3223 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Management Of Electronic Resources BLS 3221 3 Undergraduate Level
Project BLS 3224 5 Undergraduate Level
Community and Specialised Information Systems BLS3220 3 Undergraduate Level
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION INSTITUTIONS AND RESOURCES BLS3113 3 Undergraduate Level
MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION INSTITUTIONS AND RESOURCES BLS3113 3 Undergraduate Level
RESEARCH METHODS BLS 3123 4 Undergraduate Level
PUBLICATION DESIGN AND PRODUCTION BLS3117 3 Undergraduate Level
Library Operations BLS3120 3 Undergraduate Level
WEB DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT BLS3122 4 Undergraduate Level
AUTOMATION OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS BLS3125 4 Undergraduate Level
MULTIMEDIA LIBRARIANSHIP BLS3124 3 Undergraduate Level
EDITING BLS2107 3
Year 4
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
PRESERVATION AND CONSERVATION BLS3116 3 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
LEGAL, POLICY AND INFORMATION ETHICS BLS3222 3 Undergraduate Level