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Graduate Diploma of Science (Information Services)

Area of Specialisation In Teacher Librarianship

Accreditation

  • This area of specialisation is accredited by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Graduates of this specialised stream are eligible for Associate (professional) membership of the Australian Library and Information Association, subject to any other membership requirements.

Area of Specialisation structure

This Area of Specialisation structure will be available to students commencing the Area of Specialisation from Semester 1, 2015 onwards.

This unitset structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.

SPECIAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

The minimum admission requirement for this area of specialisation is a three-year Bachelor of Arts (Education) or equivalent teaching qualification. In addition, all entrants must provide evidence of at least twelve months’ satisfactory full-time school teaching experience or the equivalent part-time experience.

Students are eligible for Associate (professional) membership of the Australian Library and Information Association if they graduate with a Graduate Diploma of Science (Information Services) in this area of specialisation, subject to any other membership requirements.

Students who have successfully completed the Graduate Certificate of Information Services (Teacher Librarianship) may apply for advanced standing in this area of specialisation.

Students are required to complete eight units totalling 120 credit points.



Year One
UnitDescription Points
Semester 1
IST5131The Information Society 15
IST5132Library Systems 15
IST5133Information Resources and Services 15
CSG5143Information Services Transformation 15
Semester 2
LIB5119Resources for Children and Young Adults 15
IST5134Information Organisation 15
IST5135Information Services Management 15
IST5141Information Literacy 15
 

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