Library & Information Studies

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Library & Information Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W041 W098
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
Grad Dip Library & Information Studies FT (W041)
Deadline: Rolling*

Grad Dip Library & Information Studies PT (W098)
Deadline: Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration Grad Dip Library & Information Studies FT (W041):
1 year full-time

Grad Dip Library & Information Studies PT (W098):
2 years part-time.
Course Fee GradDip Library & Information Studies (W041) Full Time
EU fee per year - €6,350
nonEU fee per year - €13,270

GradDip Library & Information Studies (W098) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4,150
nonEU fee per year - €6,635

***Fees are subject to change
Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Graduate Diploma in Information and Library Studies (GradDIpLIS)
You will need:
• A primary (bachelor's) degree in any subject with a minimum award of second class honours, Grade 2.
• A minimum of 6 weeks experience working in a library or inf...

Comment

Expand+Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants cu...

Course Content

Expand+GradDip Library & Information Studies
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)
The Graduate Diploma of Library and Information Studies programme is designed to prepare university graduates for professional careers in library and information work.
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Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
• Org of Info, Cat & Metadata
IS40520
• Information & Reference Services
IS40530
• Foundations of Info Studies
IS40600
• Research Theory and Practice
IS40820
• Applied Research Methods
IS40940

Stage 1 – Option
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Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Our Graduate Diploma in Information and Library Studies (GradDIpLIS) programme allows students to earn degrees that are accredited by professional organizations. These degrees qualify students to work as library and information professionals. The Masters in Library and Information Studies (MLIS) degree has greater international recognition and is the recommended qualification for those students who are eligible to apply for it.

Related Programmes
• MLIS FT
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Claire Nolan
Contact Number: +353 (0)1716 8360
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