Unit Set Structure


This unit set structure may be updated and amended immediately prior to semester. To ensure you have the correct outline, please check it again at the beginning of semester.

MAAAGA  Information Services Major  

This unit set is available in the following courses:

Late in 2009, the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) will be invited to recognise the Bachelor of Information Technology (Information Services major) as a course which qualifies graduates to be eligible for ALIA membership as professional librarians.


Students wishing to qualify for professional membership of the Australian Library and Information Association upon graduation should include the Information Services major as their first major. It is not offered as a second major.


Library technicians, graduates of the Associate Degree of Science (Library Technology) (course M73) and the Bachelor of Science (Library Technology) (course E65), who wish to become librarians, will be eligible for advanced standing. They should consult the unit set coordinator.


Students are required to successfully complete 120 credit points (eight units).

This unit set is available on Mt Lawley Campus.
This unit set is available in the following modes of delivery - On-campus, and Online.
IST1141 Information Agencies and Environment 15
IST1161 Library Systems 1 15
IST1143 Information Organisation 1 15
IST2161 Client Services in Libraries 1 15
CSG2207 Project Methods and Professionalism 15
IST3162 Information Literacy and Life Long Learners 15
IST3344 Theories of Information Organisation 15
CSG3303 Applied IT Project 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/04/2009 VET: 30/04/2009