BA (HONS) LIBRARY AND
This programme is designed for learners who wish to upgrade their competencies for
work in library set ups. It has multi-entry points at Certificate (Year 1), Diploma (Year
2) and Year Three levels. Exit points are also flexible at Certificate, Diploma and
Undergraduate levels. .Consisting of a blend of Open and Distance Learning (ODL)
and contact-based modules, this programme focuses on both theoretical and applied
aspects of librarianship.
The Research Methodology and Dissertation components in the final year aim at
enabling learners to undertake research in any area of library studies which is
meaningful for them. For those already working in a library this is an opportunity to
explore certain issues for reflective praxis and professional development.
Certificate Level (Year One) 2 A-levels or equivalent. Work experience will be considered. Diploma Level (Year Two) Certificate in Librarianship and Information Science or 2-Alevels or equivalent. Work experience will be considered. Minimum credits required for the award Certificate – 36 credits Diploma – 70 credits Undergraduate – 106 credits