Library and Information Science

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE EDUCATION

2020/2021 ACADEMIC SESSION

BLIS LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE PROGRAMME

100 Level Harmattan Semester Courses

COURSE CODECOURSE TITLECREDITSTATUS
GNS 101Communication in English I2C
GNS 103Communication in Arabic I1C
GNS 105Use of Library, Study Skills and ICT2C
CMP 101Introduction to Computer Science3R
LIS 111Introduction to Library and Information Studies3C
LIS 113Information, Librarianship and Society3C
LIS 115History of Libraries and Information Centres2C
3 Recommended courses in relevant discipline in the Arts, Science or Social Sciences.6R
Total22

100 Level Rain Semester Courses

COURSE CODECOURSE TITLECREDITSTATUS
GNS 102Communication in English II2C
GNS 104Islamic Faith & Practice1C
CMP 102Introduction to Problem Solving3R
LIS 112Introduction to Information Science3C
LIS 114Introduction to Library and Information Resources3C
LIS 116Library and Information Centre Visit2C
3 Recommended courses in relevant teaching Subjects in the Arts, Science or Social Sciences.6R
Total20

200 Level Harmattan Semester Courses

COURSE CODECOURSE TITLECREDITSTATUS
GNS 201Logic, Philosophy and Human Existence2C
GNS 203Basic Communication in Arabic II1C
GNS 205Introduction to Entrepreneurship2C
LIS 211Introduction to Bibliography3C
LIS 213Library and Information Services to the Rural Community3C
LIS 215Libraries and Information Services for Children and Adolescents2C
LIS 217The Information User3C
LIS 219Indigenous Knowledge System3C
LIS 221Introduction to ICT in LIS3C
LIS 223Psychology of Information Users2C
Total24

200 Level Rain Semester Courses

COURSE CODECOURSE TITLECREDITSTATUS
GNS 202Nigerian People, Culture and the Economy2C
GNS 204Basic Islamic Concepts1C
GNS 206Contemporary Health Issues2C
LIS 212Organisation of Knowledge I3C
LIS 214Management of Libraries and Information Centre3C
LIS 216Serials Management2C
LIS 218Information Literacy2C
LIS 220Computer and Data Processing3C
LIS 222Packaging & repackaging of information
products & services
2C
LIS 224Information Management and Marketing2C
LIS 226Knowledge Management2C
Total22

300 Level Harmattan Semester Courses

COURSE CODECOURSE TITLECREDITSTATUS
GNS 301Environment and Sustainable Development2C
GNS 303Entrepreneurship and Skills Development2C
LIS 311Organisation of Knowledge II2C
LIS 313Reference and Information Sources & Services2C
LIS 315Preservation and Conservation of Information Information Resources2C
LIS 323National and Public Libraries2C
LIS 325SIWES6C
LIS 327Special Topics I in Science and Medical Librarianship2R
LIS 329Special Topics I in Humanity Education and Law Librarianship2E
LIS 331Special Topics I in Social Sciences and Management Librarianship2E
Total20

300 Level Rain Semester Courses

COURSE CODECOURSE TITLECREDITSTATUS
GNS 302Leadership Skills, Peace and Conflict Resolution2C
LIS 312Collection Management3C
LIS 314Technical Services in Libraries and Information Centre2C
LIS 316Research and Statistical Methods in LIS3C
LIS 318Digital Libraries2C
LIS 320School Libraries and Media Resources Centres2C
LIS 322Academic and Special Libraries2C
LIS 324Special Topics II in Science, Technology, Medical Librarianship2R
LIS 326Special Topics II in Humanities, Technology, Education and Law Librarianship2R
LIS 328Special Topics II in Management, and Social Science Librarianship2E
LIS 310Software Packages for LIS3C
Total23

Dr. H. O. Bolaji

Ag. Head of Department,

Department of Science Education