The award of Higher Education Diploma in Library and Information Systems will be made subject to the student completing the specified core and electives, obtaining a minimum of 240 credit points at levels 3 and 4.
- Satisfactory completion of Form 6.
- Successful completion of the Certificate in Library & Information Systems.
- Satisfactory completion of Form V with at least three years of relevant work experience.
Title: Diploma in Library and Information Systems
Core Units: 10 Units
Electives: 4 Units
Total Credit Points: 240
|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|
|LIS305||Information skills for academic use (Scholarly Primitive)||2||20|
|LIS401||Information Sources and Services||1||20|
|LIS402||Integrated Library System(Automation)||1||20|
|BC382 [Elective]||Communication Skills 2||BC381||1||8|
|BC352 [Elective]||Introduction to Computer 2||BC351||1||8|
|LIS403||Organization of Knowledge II: (Advance level)||LIS303||1 & 2||30|
|LIS404||Library Management(collection, services & system)||2||22|
For further details
Dr. Don Karunanayake
Head of Department – Library & Information System
School of Humanities
Faculty of Education & Humanities