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SLAIS: The iSchool at UBC Courses -- Overview

ARST Courses
* Core Course
ARST 500 (3) Information Technology & Archives
ARST 510 (3) Archival Diplomatics *
ARST 515 (3): Arrangement And Description Of Archival Documents *
ARST 516 (3) Management of Current Records *
ARST 517 (3) History of Record Keeping
ARST 520 (3) Selection And Acquisition Of Archival Documents*
ARST 530 (3) The History of the Canadian Administrative System
ARST 540 (3) Archival Public Services
ARST 545 (3) Advanced Arrangement & Description of Archival Documents
ARST 550 (3) Management Of Audio-Visual And Non-Textual Archives
ARST 554 (3) Database Design [cross-listed with LIBR 554]
ARST 555 (3) The Preservation of Digital Records
ARST 556A (1) Topics in Archival Automation: Digital Diplomatics [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 556D (3) Topics in Archival Automation: Archives and the Web [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 556E (3) Topics in Archival Automation: Records Systems in the Digital Environment [offered on an irregular basis] [web-delivery]

ARST 556G (1) Topics in Archival Automation: Archival Description Using Open Source Software [offered on an irregular basis]

ARST 556H (3) Topics in Archival Automation: Digital Diplomatics and Digital Records Forensics [offered on an irregular basis]

ARST 556I (3) Topics in Archival Automation: Metadata During the Records Lifecycle [offered on an irregular basis]

ARST 556K (3) Research Data Management for Information Professionals

ARST 560 (3) Records and Information Governance [Previously: ARST 575D (3) Topics in the Management of Records: Advanced Management of Current Records][cross-listed with LIBR 514H]
ARST 565 (3) Administering Records Under Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Legislation [Previously: ARST 575B (3) Topics in the Management of Records: Administering Freedom of Information and and Protection of Privacy Legislations] [cross-listd with LIBR 514J]
ARST 570 (3) Management of Libraries and Archives [cross-listed with LIBR 504]
ARST 573 (3) Archival Systems And The Profession
ARST 575B (3) Topics in the Management of Records: Administering Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Legislations [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 575D (3) Topics in the Management of Records: Advanced Management of Current Records [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 575E (3) Topics in the Management of Records: Archives and the Law [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 575F (1) Topics in the Management of Records: The Digital Photographic Record [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 575G (3) Topics in the Management of Records --Financial Records – Theory and Practice [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 575H (3) Information Visualization and Visual Analytics [cross-listed with LIBR 514F] [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 575J (3) IT Security, Information Assurance and Risk Management [offered on an irregular basis] [cross-listed with LIBR 514K]
ARST 575K: (3) Personal Archives [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 580: Records, Archives, and the Law [Previously: ARST 575E (3) Topics in the Management of Records: Archives and the Law]

ARST 575M (3) Innovation & Disruptive Entrepreneurship [cross-listed with LIBR 579M]

ARST 575R (3) Graduating Project [cross listed with LIBR 569R]

ARST 587 (3) Preservation [cross-listed with LIBR 587]

ARST 591 (3) Archival Research And Scholarship [cross-listed with LIBR 505]
ARST 592 (3) Directed Research Project
ARST 593G (3) Local Government Records [offered on an irregular basis]
ARST 594 (3) Directed Study
ARST 595 (3) Internship
ARST 596 (3) Professional Experience [cross-listed with LIBR 596]
ARST 599 (12) Thesis
ARST 600 (6) Advanced Seminar in Research Methods
ARST 610 (6) Theoretical and Research Foundations
ARST 620 (6) Advanced Study in Major Area
ARST 621 (6) Advanced Study in Minor Area
ARST 699 (0) Thesis
 
LIBR Courses
* Core Course    † Required Course
LIBR 500 (3) Foundations of Information Technology * [web-delivery]
LIBR 501 (3) Foundations of the Information Society and Information Organizations *
LIBR 502 (3) Foundations of Resource Description and Access *
LIBR 503 (3) Foundations of Information Sources and Services *
LIBR 504 (3) Management of Information Organizations
LIBR 505 (3) Research Methods in Information Organizations
LIBR 511 (3) Cataloguing and Classification
LIBR 512 (3) Indexing
LIBR 513 (3) Cataloguing Special and Non-Book Materials
LIBR 514 (1-13) Topics in the Bibliographic Control of Information
LIBR 514A (1) Metadata Management Strategies
LIBR 514B (3) Visual Literacy for Information Professionals [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 514D (1) Descriptive Bibliography [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 514E (3)Taxonomies: Research and Evaluation [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 514F (3) Information Visualization and Visual Analytics [cross-listed with ARST 575H] [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 514G (3) Topics in Archival Automation: Records Systems in the Digital Environment [offered on an irregular basis] [web-delivery]
LIBR 514H (3) Records and Information Governance Topics in the Management of Records: Advanced Management of Current Records] [cross-listed with ARST 560]
LIBR 514J (3) Administering Records Under Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Legislation [cross-listed with ARST 565]
LIBR 514K (3) IT Security, Information Assurance and Risk Management [offered on an irregular basis] [cross-listed with ARST 575J]
LIBR 515 (3) Information Organization in Context [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 516 (3) Information Asset Management
LIBR 517 (3) Document and Subject Analysis
LIBR 518 (3) Classification Theory
LIBR 520 (3) Survey of Literature and Other Materials for Children
LIBR 521 (3) Contemporary Literature and Other Materials for Children
LIBR 522 (1-13) d Literature and Other Materials for Children
LIBR 522B (1) Children’s Literature In a New Literacy Perspective [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 522D (1) Children’s Literature, Canon Formation and Canonicity [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 522G (1) First Nations Literature And Other Materials For Children And Young Adults [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 522J (1) Folklore and Storytelling [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 523 (3) Canadian Literature and Other Materials for Children
LIBR 524 (3) Writing, Publishing and the Book Trade for Children
LIBR 525 (3) Illustrated Literature and Other Materials for Children
LIBR 526 (3) Literature and Other Materials for Young Adults [web-delivery]
LIBR 527 (3) Services for Children
LIBR 528 (3) Services for Young Adults
LIBR 529 (3) Services for Families and Early Literacy in the Preschool Years [web-delivery]
LIBR 530 (3) Subject-Based Information Services
LIBR 531 (3) Client Centred Services for Adults
LIBR 532 (3) Science & Technology Info Sources and Services
LIBR 533 (3) Legal Information Sources and Services
LIBR 534 (3) Health Information Sources and Services
LIBR 535 (3) Instructional Role of the Librarian
LIBR 538 (1-13) d Specialized Literatures
LIBR 538B (3) Specialized Literatures -- Theory and Practice of Oral History [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 539 (1-13) d Specialized Materials
LIBR 539A (1) Specialized Materials: Government Documents [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 539G (1) Specialized Materials: Business Reference [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 539H (3) Personal Archives [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 539J: Data Sources in the Public Domain (3)
LIBR 539L (1) Business Online Research
LIBR 542 (1-13) d Services for Youth
LIBR 542E (1) Services for Youth: Services to At-Risk and Special Needs Young Adults [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 544 (1-13) d Services for Adults
LIBR 545 (3) Adult Popular Reading & Media Interests
LIBR 548 (1-13) d Issues in Information Services
LIBR 548B (1) Issues in Information Services: Competitive Intelligence [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 548D (1) Issues in Information Services: Viewers’ Advisory Service for Adults [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 548F (3) History of the Book [offered on an irregular basis] [web-delivery]
LIBR 548G (1) Issues in Information Services: Genealogy for Librarians [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 548H (3) Community Informatics [offered on an irregular basis] [web-delivery]
LIBR 550 (3) Systems Analysis and Design Of Information Systems
LIBR 551 (3) Library Automation and Systems
LIBR 553 (3) Understanding Information Users in Diverse Environments
LIBR 554 (3) Database Design [cross-listed with ARST 554]
LIBR 555 (3) Information Design I – Systems
LIBR 556 (3) Information Design II – Documents
LIBR 557 (3) Information Retrieval Concepts and Practice
LIBR 558 (3) Information Retrieval Systems: Structures and Algorithms
LIBR 559 (1-13) d Topics in Computer-Based Information Systems
LIBR 559A (3) Sociotechnical Perspectives of Information Systems
LIBR 559B (3) New Media for Children and Young Adults
LIBR 559K (1) Open Access [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 559L (3) Issues in Scholarly Communications and Publishing [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 559M (3) )Social Media for Information Professionals [offered on an irregular basis] [web-delivery]
LIBR 559N (3) Text Analytics [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 559P (1) Scripting Languages for Information Professionals:  Introduction to PHP [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 559Q (3) Open Knowledge: Changing the Global Course of Libraries and Learning
LIBR 559R (1) Prospect Research: Research skills for non-profit organizations
LIBR 559S (3) Research Data Managment for Information Professionals
LIBR 561 (3) Information Policy [web-delivery]
LIBR 562 (3) International Issues And Innovations [web-delivery]
LIBR 563 (3) Information Ethics [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 569 (1-13) d Current Issues and Trends in Library Services and Information Science
LIBR 569A (3) Information Practice and Protocol in Support of Indigenous Initiatives
LIBR 569M (1) Copyright: How International and National Trends Affect Institutions and Individuals
LIBR 569R (3) Graduating Project [cross listed with ARST 575R]
LIBR 570 (3) Marketing in Information Organizations [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 571 (3) Human Resource Management
LIBR 572 (3) Information Services Consulting
LIBR 573 (3) Financial Management of Information Organizations [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 574 (3) Project Management in Information Organizations  [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 575 (3) Academic Libraries
LIBR 576 (3) Public Libraries
LIBR 577 (3) Special Libraries
LIBR 578 (3) Planning and Design of Libraries
LIBR 579 (1-13) d Topics in the Management of Libraries and Archives
LIBR 579A (1) Successes And Failures In Information Management Projects [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 579B (1) Community-Led Libraries [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 579D (3) Rare Book and Special Collections Librarianship [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 579F (1) Knowledge Management [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 579G (3) Topics in the Management of Libraries and Archives: Introduction to Archives for Librarians
LIBR 579H (1) Managing Information Services for Media Enterprises [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 579J (3) Community Led Libraries
LIBR 579L (1) Risk Management [offered on an irregular basis]
LIBR 579M (3) Innovation & Disruptive Entrepreneurship [cross-listed with ARST 575M]
LIBR 580 (3) Collection Management
LIBR 581 (3) Digital Libraries
LIBR 582 (3) Digital Images and Collections
LIBR 587 (3) Preservation [cross-listed with ARST 587]
LIBR 592 (3) Directed Research Project
LIBR 593 (3/12) d Seminar
LIBR 594 (3) Directed Study
LIBR 595 (0) Practicum
LIBR 596 (3) Professional Experience
LIBR 597 (3) Research Collaboration
LIBR 599 (12) Thesis
LIBR 600 (6) Advanced Seminar in Research Methods
LIBR 610 (6) Theoretical and Research Foundations
LIBR 620 (6) Advanced Study in Major Area
LIBR 621 (6) Advanced Study in Minor Area
LIBR 699 (0) Thesis
 

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