The award of a Higher Education Certificate in Library and Information Systems will be made subject to the student completing the specified core units obtaining a minimum of 120 credit points.
- Satisfactory completion of Form 5 with passes in Maths and English.
- Satisfactory completion of Form 3 with at least five years of relevant work experience.
- Successful completion of a recognized programme of study
Course Code: CLIS
Course Title: Certificate in Library and Information Systems
Core Units: 5 Units
Electives: 2 Units
Total Credit Points: 120
Unit Code Unit Title Prerequisite Semester Offered Credit Points
LIS301 Introduction to Library & Information Systems 1 20
LIS302 Information & Communication Technology in Libraries 1 20
BC381 [Elective] Communication Skills 1 8
BC351 [Elective] Introduction to Computer 1 8
LIS303 Organization of Knowledge 1 1 & 2 30
LIS304 Library Ergonomics 2 22
LIS305 Information skills for academic use (Scholarly Primitive) 2 20
For further details
Dr. Don Karunanayake
Head of Department – Library & Information System
School of Humanities
Faculty of Education & Humanities