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Information and Library Studies

Robert Gordon University

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The Information and Library Studies course offered at the Robert Gordon University will develop your critical, analytical thinking and practice-oriented skills. It has been designed to replicate the environment found in the workplace by bringing together a mixture of theoretical and practical teaching methods.

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Overview

You will explore the value of information to societies, how it is effectively organised, structured, managed and disseminated and the variety of sources and services.

Throughout the course you will have the opportunity to hear from industry professionals and practice your skills within real-life scenarios.

You will learn a variety of research methods and techniques and you will be equipped with a broad range of managerial, professional and technological knowledge and skills.

Job Prospects

The information industry continues to expand, providing a wide range of opportunities for graduates equipped with a broad range of managerial, professional and technological knowledge and skills. 

The Information and Library Studies course offered at the Robert Gordon University prepares you to work in or enhance your career in all aspects of the information sector. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Knowledge Organisation
  • Information Seeking and Use
  • Cataloguing and Classification
  • Digital Libraries
  • Managing Library Services
  • Professional Industry Experience
  • Methods, Metrics And Analytics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 32 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines are agreed for individual courses. Make sure you apply in time to be sure of your chance of a place.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class
Lower Second Class (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject area.
  • Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis. 
  • Applicants who successfully achieve the RGU Pre-Masters Graduate Certificate Creative and Cultural Business are also eligible to apply or this Masters.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9620 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9620 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9620 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9620 GBP per year during 12 months.

All Students - Part Time Online Learning 

  • £3,600 Year 1&2
  • Year 3 £2,420

Funding

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