Asian Studies

MLISc / Asian Studies MA

(Primary degree: Asian Studies): Of the 36 credits required for this MA, LIS counts 9 credits at the 400 and 600 levels towards the MLISc. Thus only 30 LIS credits for the MLISc are needed instead of 39, for a total of 66 credits for both degrees.

(Primary degree: MLISc): Of the 39 credits required for the MLISc, the Department of Asian Studies accepts 9 credits from the following so the MA requires 27 Asian studies credits:

  • LIS 612 – History of Books & Libraries
  • LIS 618 – Government Documents
  • LIS 652 – Introduction to Archives Management
  • LIS 674 – Database Design & Creation
  • LIS 693V – Special Topics in Librarianship (V)
  • LIS 694 – Special Topics in Information Technology (V)
  • LIS 699V – Directed Reading and/or Research
  • LIS 705 – Asian Studies Librarianship
Primary Degree MA MLISc Total
Asian Studies 36 30 66
Library / Info Studies 27 39 66
If obtained separately 36 39 75

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