|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£16,000 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
at least a good 2:2 in any subject
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
This CILIP-accredited course is about the creation, management and use of digital libraries and resources.
It will introduce you to the strategic thinking and project management skills you need for a successful career. You’ll learn about digitisation, repositories, web creation and how to design digital libraries people want to use.
The course is research-led, which means that you’ll learn about the latest concepts from academics who work with organisations to drive developments in this field.
Alongside the theory and technical skills, you’ll develop some valuable attributes including effective communication, application of research methods and creative problem solving.
The course combines lectures from academics and professionals, seminars, small-group work and computer labs.
We can also help you to develop leadership and management capabilities.
Designing Usable Websites
Digital Multimedia Libraries
Management and Strategy for Digital Libraries
Information Retrieval: Search Engines and Digital Libraries
Research Methods and Dissertation Preparation
Research Data Management
Information Systems in Organisations
E-Business and E-Commerce
Practical laboratory classes
Lectures by visiting speakers