Taught course

Management of Library and Information Services (distance-learning)

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Department of Information Studies
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree. Recognised professional qualification or relevant professional experience acceptable.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Examines the principles and practice of management in the particular context of libraries and information services of all kinds. Syllabus: organisation, including organisation theory; human resource management; systems in management; finance management; collection management, or an option of schools and young peoples' librarianship.

Information for international students

Same terms UK distance-learning students, including study school attendance.

Fees and funding

Employer or PCDL.
Please check:
www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/funding-fees

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
36 months

PGDip

distance learning
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment66
Dissertation34 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Sarah Higgins
Email
dis-dept@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1970 622188
Fax
+44 (0)1970 622190