The Master of Library and Information Science programme aims to produce graduates who have advanced knowledge, skills and values of information professions in Library and Information Science.
To produce graduates who have advanced knowledge, skills and attributes as information professionals in library and information services.
To produce graduates who are industry ready for career in contemporary information organisations.
COURSES MODULE (45 Credit Hours)
CORE COURSES (24 Credits) + ELECTIVE COURSES (9 Credits) + RESEARCH PROJECT (12 Credits)
CORE COURSES (24 Credits)
|Organization of Information|
|Reference and Information Literacy Services|
|Technologies for Information Management|
|Libraries, Information and Society|
|Development of Information Collection|
|Management of Library and Information Services|
|Research Methods in Library and Information Science|
ELECTIVE COURSES (9 Credit Hours)
Please select three (3) subject elective only:
|Indexing, Abstracting and Thesauri Construction|
|User Needs and Behavior|
|Measurement and Evaluation of Library and Information Services|
|Special Topics in Library & Information Science|
|Bibliometrics and Scientific Publishing|
|Statistics for Library & Information Science Research|
(Note: Not all courses will be offered every semester; the actual courses offered will depend on the availability of staff and the number of students registering).
For admission into the Master of Library and Information Science programme, applicants must have at least:
International applicants are required to have:
University of Malaya has two intakes per year, in February and in September.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Noorhidawati Abdullah