Bachelor of Information Science (Hons) Resource Centre Management - IM247

This programme focuses on the management of academic resource centre and library. The programme encompasses Resource Centre Management , ICT (Information and Communication Technology) and Education as its core areas of specialisation. These three fields are offered as major and minor courses in order to prepare and produce highly knowlegeable and skillful information professionals to work in resource centers and academic institutions either in public or private sector.

Fulfill the General Requirement of the University and any other Special Requirement of the Programme.

  • CGPA minimum 2.30 in STPM / Equivalent with Gred C (NGMP 2.00) in three (3) subjects including General Studies/Papers; or
  • CGPA minimum 2.30 in pre courses UiTM/ PASUM/ Matriculation in three (3) subjects with Gred C (NGMP 2.00); or
  • CGPA minumum 2.30 in Diploma of information Management or other related Diploma from UiTM; or
  • CGPA minimum 2.00 in Diploma of Information Management or other related Diploma from UiTM with one (1) year of working experience in related field; or
  • CGPA minimum 3.00 in related Diploma from other institution recognized by Malaysian govermnent; or
  • CGPA minimum 2.75 for Diploma in the same field from other institution recognized by the Malaysian Goverment with two (2) years of working experience in related field

    and pass SPM/ Equivalent with Credit in Bahasa Malaysia and English and Pass Mathematics/ Additional Mathematics including MUET Level 2

Mode Duration
Full time : 3 years - 3 1/2 years

Further information, please contact:
Head, Center of Studies Resource Center Management
Tel: 03-79622086
Fax: 03-79622007

COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CR. HRS.
SEMESTER 01
IMC401 Foundation of Information and Communication Technology 3
IMC402 Foundation of Information Management 3
IMC406 Library skills 3
IMC407 Internet of Resources and Services 3
MGT420 Principles and Practice of Managements 3
CTU551 Islamic and South-East Asian Civilization I 2
BEL403 Language Enrichment 2
HBU111 Co-Curriculum I 1
  Total Credit Hours 20
SEMESTER 02
IMC451 Organization of Information 3
IMA453 Academic Library Management 3
IMA456 School Resource Center Management 3
IMA457 Educational Technique in Resource Center 3
ENT300 Entrepreneurship 3
HBU121 Co-Curriculum II 1
  Total Credit Hours 16
SEMESTER 03
BEL422 Report Writing 2
CTU553 Ethnic Relations 2
IML503 Information Resources and Services in Social Science 3
IML507 Organization of Information : Descriptive Cataloguing 3
  Third Language I 2
  Minor/Elective 1 3
  Minor/Elective 2 3
HBU131 Co-Curriculum  III L/G
  Total Credit Hours 18
SEMESTER 04
  Third Language II 2
BEL482 Business and Professional Communication 2
IML555 Organization of Information : Subject Cataloguing and Classification 3
IMA556 Human Relation in Resource Center 3
IMA557 Information Literacy 3
  Minor/Elective 3 3
  Minor/Elective  4 3
  Total Credit Hours 19
SEMESTER 05
  Third Language III 2
BEL492 Presentation Skill 2
IML605 Organization of Information: Abstracting & Indexing 3
IMA606 Digitization Projects of Educational Material in Resource Center 3
IMA607 Literature and Reading Guidance Programs 3
  Minor/Elective 5 3
  Minor/Elective 6 3
  Total Credit Hours 18
SEMESTER 06
IML655 Organization of Information : Computerized Cataloguing 3
IMA653 Promotional Activities in Resource Center 3
IMA656 Designing Instruction For E-Learning 3
  Minor/Elective 7 3
  Minor/Elective 8 3
  Minor/Elective 9 (IMC651 Compulsory ) 3
  Total Credit Hours 20
SEMESTER 07
IMC690 Industrial Training 12
     
  Total Credit Hours 12
  GRAND TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 122

Graduates will have the opportunity to work as:

  • Education Technologists
  • Academic Librarians
  • Product Database Managers
  • Research Consultants
  • Media Executives
  • School Librarians
  • Media Specialist
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