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Awards - Public Information Services
Title
Public Information Services 
Award Certificate 
Total Credits for Award 20.00 
Admission Requirements

Courses in this program require achievement of the following minimum placements:

 
Program Description

MCTC's Library Information Technology (LIT) Program will equip you with the practical and conceptual skills needed to work in highly automated libraries and information agencies. Whether you seek your A.A.S. Degree in order to become a paraprofessional or transfer to a 4-year college, or if you would like to earn a certificate, MCTC’s LIT program will train you in the ethical, legal and professional frameworks for delivering library and information resources to communities. Both the degree and the certificates are offered in a fully online environment.

 

Course Requirements: First Semester

COURSE #

TITLE

CREDITS

 INFS 1000

 Information Literacy and Research Skills

 2.00

 LIBT 1100

 Information Agencies

 3.00

 LIBT 1300

 Public Information Services

 3.00

 ENGL 1110 or ENGA 1110 Or

 CMST 1000 Or

 CMST 1010 Or

 CMST 2011 Or

 CMST 2012

 College Composition

 Introduction to Communication Studies

 Interpersonal Communication

 Small Group Communication

 Intercultural Communication

 

 3.00

 

TOTAL CREDITS:

 11.00

 
Course Requirements: Second Semester

COURSE #

TITLE

CREDITS

 LIBT 2300

 Online Searching and Reference Services

 3.00

 LIBT 2310

 Library Community and Outreach Services

 3.00

 LIBT 2500

 Information Ethics and Legal Issues

 3.00

 

TOTAL CREDITS:

 9.00

 Not all LIBT courses are offered every semester.