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  MA/PgDip - Library and Information Management


Manchester Metropolitan University    Humanities, Languages and Social Science

Full time & Part time September PGDip, MA 1 year full-time / 2-3 years part-time
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Unleash your potential with the MA/PgDip in Library and Information Management, accredited by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP). This programme equips graduates from all backgrounds with the skills to thrive in today's information-driven world. Delve into the core principles of information organisation, retrieval, and strategic management, preparing you for chartership and a successful career in various industries. The option to undertake a placement offers invaluable real-world experience in diverse sectors, while the opportunity to specialise in 'Introduction to Health Librarianship' caters to industry demands. Led by Dr. Geoff Walton, an esteemed academic with extensive industry experience, this course ensures a vibrant learning environment with strong industry connections. With a second-class honours degree or equivalent, you can embark on this transformative journey and emerge as a sought-after information professional. Join us and unlock a world of opportunities in the dynamic field of library and information management.

About the course

Recognised and approved by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP), this route prepares graduates of all disciplines for a career in the modern information society across all industries.

The taught element is equivalent to a postgraduate diploma and, as a professional qualification, enables progression to chartership in your first professional post. 

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Entry Requirements

You will normally have a second class honours degree or above (or international or professional equivalent) in any discipline.

Overseas applicants will require IELTS with an overall score of 6.5 with no less than 5.5 in any category, or an equivalent accepted English qualification.


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