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Archival Studies, Library and Information Studies

University of British Columbia

36 months
Duration
9774 CAD/year
5211 CAD/year
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About

This Archival Studies, Library and Information Studies program from University of British Columbia is an interdisciplinary, high-demand educational experience in which students complete two graduate degrees within an accelerated timeframe. MAS/LIS students gain rich expertise suited to hybrid library/archives and senior records management roles, and cultural institutions.

Overview

Students in this Archival Studies, Library and Information Studies program from University of British Columbia, earn two degrees: MAS and MLIS. The program has strong connections to the local and provincial library community, offering opportunities for professional development, networking and job experience with more than 150 libraries, archives, museums and cultural heritage organizations.

Features

Our wide range of hands-on learning courses offer students the opportunity to put their theory into practice through internships, job shadowing, and paid co-op experience.

Within the school students also have many opportunities to collaborate with faculty on a wide range of research projects.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Archival Diplomatics 
  • Arrangement And Description Of Archival Documents 
  • Management of Current Records 
  • Archival Systems and the Profession
  • Selection And Acquisition Of Archival Documents 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

81 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants have to submit transcripts from all past post-secondary study. 
  • A minimum of three references are required for application to graduate programs at UBC. References should be requested from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
  • Many programs require a statement of interest, sometimes called a "statement of intent", "description of research interests" or something similar.
  • Permanent Residents of Canada must provide a clear photocopy of both sides of the Permanent Resident card.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9774 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9774 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    5211 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5211 CAD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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