IS 590 GLO - Advanced Problems in IS - Local, Regional, Global IS
Variety of newly developed and special topics courses on different aspects of the information sciences intended to augment the existing curriculum, offered as sections of IS 590. Course Information: Additional fees may apply. See Class Schedule. 1 to 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. May be repeated. Class Schedule Information: Class materials fee or field trip fee may be required.
[Expanded title: Local, Regional and Global Intersections in Library and Information Science]. Required course for joint African Studies/LIS Master's degree. This course explores traditions and trends in library and information science (LIS) from a global perspective incorporating local and regional intersections. Participants consider diverse information contexts emphasizing IS subfields including archives, community informatics, data curation, information policy, IS education, and youth services.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate
Credit: 4 hr