This is a three year programme consisting of 2 semesters each year with a minimum of 60 credits per semester. The BLIS programme will be completed in three years time. This will give students time to grasp the various concepts, skills and knowledge needed for a librarian and information specialist. In particular, students shall be expected to participate in practical training in the first and second years in different libraries, information centres, documentation centres and other resource centre in different ministries, institutions and organizations for gaining work experience.
The courses in the first year lay a foundation and background in library and information science. Therefore, at the end of year I, the students shall be able to:
The courses in the second year intend to broaden and strengthen student’s skills and knowledge on the library and information profession. At the end of Year II, the students shall be able to:
Courses in the third year will increase and deepen student’s insights into the library and information science discipline. Students are equipped with advanced skills and knowledge for strengthening their career in library and information environment. At the end of Year III, students should be able to: