The MA in Library and Information Studies at UCL Qatar programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, private reading, seminars, practical classes, small group work, group project work, computer laboratory sessions, essay writing, and independent research. Except for short courses, all programmes are delivered in afternoon sessions. Students can access and use the virtual learning environment (Moodle) at UCL, which provides the opportunity to benefit from the expertise of UCL staff both in London and Qatar. Intensive short courses will also be delivered by visiting lecturers. Assessment takes a variety of forms including: essays, portfolios, prepared practical work, individual and group project work, report writing, policy writing, presentations, peer assessment and the dissertation.
Graduates will be equipped to work in a wide network of settings including school libraries, libraries based in government ministries, and many more libraries in institutions such as museums and societies, and countless business libraries and archives.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Knowledge Organisation and Access
- Research Methods in Information and Library Sciences
- Reference and Information Services
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesLibrary Science Informatics & Information Sciences
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A second-class Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate subject from a UK university or an international qualification of an equivalent standard.
- Students should normally have a minimum of one year’s experience in a relevant field, but those who do not will be able to acquire relevant experience in a range of other ways.
International21220 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21220 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA9860 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9860 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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