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Information Studies
The School of Information Studies charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These online sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2 (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the printed or online Schedule of Classes, please contact (414) 229-4707.
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INFOST-110: Introduction to Information Science and Technology (3 units; U )

Introduces basic issues in information science, including the nature of information, information policy, knowledge organization, information services, and the relationships between information technologies and society.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66519 - 06/24-08/17 Crawford Barniskis, Shannon ONLINE WEB PDF
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-120: Information Technology Ethics (3 units; U ; HU)

Comprehensive overview of the current ethical issues in information and technology use.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67107 - 05/28-07/06 Peekhaus, Wilhelm ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.

INFOST-240: Web Design I (3 units; U )

Uses popular authoring tools to cover the basics of organizing information.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66696 - 07/08-08/17 Du Plessis, Jacques ONLINE WEB  
This section is restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-250: Internet Communications and Information Transfer (3 units; U )

Special emphasis will be upon the Internet and information communications and new communication technologies influencing information services.

Notes:
Prereq: InfoSt(L&I Sci) 110(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67110 - 06/24-08/03 Schultz, James ONLINE WEB Word
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.

INFOST-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
63095 - 06/24-08/17   TBA  
For registration & fee purposes, this section meets during the 8-week session. Contact CIE Overseas Programs, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.

INFOST-310: Human Factors in Information Seeking and Use (3 units; U )

Overview of human information needs, seeking, and processing, including human factors in the design, development and evaluation of information services.

Notes:
Prereq: InfoSt 110(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66697 - 05/28-07/06 Choi, Wonchan ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.

INFOST-315: Knowledge Organization for Information Science and Technology (3 units; U )

Introduction to the organization of knowledge for information science and technology. Covers theory and construction of knowledge organization systems (taxonomies, ontologies, controlled vocabularies, metadata schema) and data structures for information sharing.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67462 - 05/28-07/06 Ridenour, Laura ONLINE WEB  
  (FEE)           Zahrt, Chad    
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-325: Information Security I (3 units; U )

Introduction to issues and practices related to the protection of information and other digital assets.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of InfoSt(L&I Sci) 491 w/same topic. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66698 - 06/24-08/03 Sabha, Khaled ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.

INFOST-340: Introduction to Systems Analysis (3 units; U )

Theories, principles, and tools for planning, organizing, assessing, and evaluating information. Emphasizes the importance of user's perspective. Covers the various stages of systems analysis and outlines the appropriate methods for each stage.

Notes:
Prereq: InfoSt 310(C) & 410(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66699 - 07/08-08/17 Ponelis, Shana ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-350: Introduction to Application Development (3 units; U )

Introduction to the fundamental concepts of application development. Basic application development concepts will be explained, analyzed, and practiced.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of InfoSt 291 with topic Intro to Programming. Prereq: InfoSt 110(C) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66910 - 06/10-07/20 Park, Min Sook ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 202
67127 - 05/28-07/06 Mu, Xiangming ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-385: Information Security II (3 units; U )

Advanced topics and practices in information security including social, technological, educational and economic implications of information security and privacy.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of InfoSt(L&I Sci) 491 w/same topic. Prereq: InfoSt 325(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66711 - 06/24-08/03 Sabha, Khaled ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-399: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Guided readings or research under faculty supervision.

Notes:
May be retaken to max of 6 cr. Prereq: jr st; 24 cr in IST major; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 051
62804 - 06/24-08/17 Ponelis, Shana TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 052
62806 - 06/24-08/17 Hudson, Adam TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 053
62805 - 06/24-08/17 Schoeller, Betsy TBA  
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 251
62807 - 06/24-08/17 Haigh, Maria TBA  
A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 253
62810 - 06/24-08/17 Schoeller, Betsy TBA  
A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 254
62811 - 06/24-08/17 Zimmer, Michael TBA  
A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Audit never allowed.

INFOST-410: Database Information Retrieval Systems (3 units; U )

Introduces the design and development of different types of electronic information systems, including database types, design issues, application development, and software selection and evaluation.

Notes:
Prereq: sophomore standing.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66700 - 07/08-08/17 Haigh, Maria ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-440: Web Application Development (3 units; U )

The interactive web design server interaction. Special emphasis on database connectivity and application development on the Internet.

Notes:
Prereq: InfoSt 240(P), InfoSt 350(P), or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67576 - 06/10-07/20 Goerke, Sam ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-490: Senior Capstone (3 units; U )

Analysis, creation, development and presentation of an information retrieval system project for an information organization.

Notes:
Prereq: senior standing; InfoSt 340(P), 410(P) and 440(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66877 - 06/24-08/17 Piziak, Dee ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-491: Advanced Topics in Information Science & Technology: (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced examination of emerging developments and research in information science & technology.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 15 cr max. Prereq: jr st; additional prereq announced each offering.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Responsive UI Design
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67559 - 07/08-08/17 Friedel, Matthew ONLINE WEB Word
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-495: Information Internship (1 - 3 units; U )

Field experience of 50-150 hours under faculty and field supervisor guidance. Student must also complete a supervised field project.

Notes:
May enroll in 2 sections in same term to 9 cr max. Prereq: 12 cr in the IST major; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 FLD 151
63339 - 06/24-08/17 Zahrt, Chad OFF CAMPUS  
    1 - 3 FLD 152
63340 - 06/24-08/17 Crawford Barniskis, Shannon OFF CAMPUS  
    1 - 3 FLD 153
63341 - 06/24-08/17 Dietenberger, Jason OFF CAMPUS  
  (FEE) 1 - 3 FLD 201
63345 - 06/24-08/17 Sabha, Khaled ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 FLD 202
63346 - 06/24-08/17 Kozak, Nadine ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 FLD 203
63347 - 06/24-08/17 Zahrt, Chad ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 FLD 204
63348 - 06/24-08/17 Dietenberger, Jason ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 FLD 205
63349 - 06/24-08/17 Jesmok, Anthony ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.

INFOST-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
63096 - 06/24-08/17   TBA  
For registration & fee purposes, this section meets during the 8-week session. Contact CIE Overseas Programs, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.
Consent required to audit.
Oh Canada! Archives North of the Border
    3 LEC 102
63097 - 06/09-06/22 Hayes, Shaun TBA  
Canada trip info: June 9 - 22, 2017. Additional prereq: INFOST 650. Contact CIE Study Abroad Office, Garland 138, 229-4846.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-501: Foundations of Library and Information Science (3 units; U/G )

Historical introduction to library and information science (LIS); outline of the role of information agencies in disemminating knowledge to users; overview of research in LIS.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66704 - 05/28-08/17 Phillips, Abigail ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-511: Organization of Information (3 units; U/G )

Introduction to basic concepts in the theoretical, practical, and technological aspects of information organization.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students with cr in InfoSt(L&I Sci) 530. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66705 - 05/28-07/06 Lee, Hur-li ONLINE WEB PDF
This section restricted to graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-520: Managing Library Collections (3 units; U/G )

Theory and practice of collection management across formats including selection tools and criteria, acquisition and evaluation of collections, deselection, preservation, and other collection development topics.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 501(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201
67465 - 06/10-07/20 Hersh, Susan ONLINE WEB PDF
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
67494 - 06/10-07/20 Hersh, Susan ONLINE WEB PDF
his section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-521: Introduction to Reference Services and Resources (3 units; U/G )

An investigation into reference services, reference interviews, and organization, including critical examination of basic reference sources.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 501(P), 571(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66692 - 05/28-07/06 Smanz, Lyndsay ONLINE WEB Word
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-571: Information Access and Retrieval (3 units; U/G )

An overview of the concepts and theory related to information retrieval.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66691 - 05/28-07/20 Xie, Iris ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-583: Survey of Information Security (3 units; U/G )

Introduces information security concepts, issues, and technological practices related to privacy, trust, and protection of information and digital assets.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66693 - 05/28-07/06 Du Plessis, Jacques ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
66694 - 05/28-07/06 Du Plessis, Jacques ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-622: Information Marketing (3 units; U/G )

Concepts and principles of marketing and strategic planning as they apply to libraries and information agencies; case studies in information brokering and repackaging.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66706 - 07/08-08/17 Ponelis, Shana ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
66707 - 07/08-08/17 Ponelis, Shana ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-644: Clinical Experience in School Libraries (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Field experience of 1-4 U/G credits (50-200 hours of clinical practice) to 12 undergrad credits (a full semester student teaching) in elementary and secondary school library media services under faculty and field supervisor guidance.

Notes:
Retakable to 12 credits max. Prereq: jr st; school library media certification program students only; INFOST 642(C); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 151
63355 - 06/24-08/17 Hersh, Susan OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 FLD 251
63354 - 06/24-08/17 Hersh, Susan ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $800.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-645: Library Materials for Children (3 units; U/G )

Introduction to print and media resources available in library collections; selection procedures, evaluation criteria, access and promotion of use of materials.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66922 - 06/10-07/20 Henderson, Laretta ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. Special course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
66923 - 06/10-07/20 Henderson, Laretta ONLINE WEB  
  (FEE)           Zahrt, Chad    
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. Special course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-650: An Introduction to Modern Archives Administration (3 units; U/G )

An introduction to the archives profession, archives administration, main uses of primary sources in academic research, and archival issues regarding the Internet and other technologies.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; InfoSt 501(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201
67466 - 06/24-08/17 Hayes, Shaun ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
67470 - 06/24-08/17 Hayes, Shaun ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-691: Special Topics in Information Science: (1 - 3 units; U/G )

An exploration of current topics in information science. Specific topics and any additional prerequisites will be announced in Schedule of Classes each time course is offered.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Content Management Systems
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
67111 - 06/10-07/20 Friedel, Matthew ONLINE WEB Word
This section is restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Content Management Systems
  (FEE) 3 LEC 203
67112 - 06/10-07/20 Friedel, Matthew ONLINE WEB Word
This section is restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
GLBTQ Literature for Young Adults
    1 LEC 204
67467 - 06/24-07/27 Latham, Joyce ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Graduate students. A course fee of $800.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
GLBTQ Literature for Young Adults
  (FEE) 1 LEC 205
67493 - 06/24-07/27 Latham, Joyce ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. A course fee of $392.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.

INFOST-714: Metadata (3 units; G )

Principles and application of metadata for networked information resource organization, representation, retrieval, and interoperability using a variety of schemes; focus on cultural heritage digital repositories.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; MLIS prereqs: InfoSt 511(P); InfoSt 571(R) MSIST prereqs: InfoSt 582(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67097 - 07/08-08/17 Lee, Hur-li ONLINE WEB PDF
course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-717: Information Architecture (3 units; G )

Introduction to information architecture and user experience design, focusing on designing user-centered organization, labeling, navigation, search, metadata, and knowledge organization systems for websites.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 511(531)(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201
67492 - 07/08-08/17 Kipp, Margaret ONLINE WEB  
Course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-740: Information Literacy Instruction (3 units; G )

Concepts and principles involed in teaching information literacy; emphasis on organizing and developing courses and individual sessions.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 501(P)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66708 - 05/28-07/06 Smanz, Lyndsay ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST 759(L&I SCI 790): Fieldwork in Archives and Manuscripts (1 - 3 units; G )

Field experience of 50 to 150 hours in an archives or manuscript repository under faculty and field supervisor guidance. Student must also complete a supervised field project.

Notes:
May be repeated for total of 3 cr. Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 571(P), 524(540)(P); 650(681)(P) or History 775(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 FLD 111
63356 - 05/28-08/17 Hayes, Shaun TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 FLD 211
63357 - 05/28-08/17 Hayes, Shaun ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $800.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-774: Online Information Retrieval (3 units; G )

Study of bibliographic,non-bibliographic, full-text databases, including document delivery alternatives, evaluation and testing.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; InfoSt 501(P); 571(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67549 - 05/28-07/06 Mu, Xiangming ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST 799(591): Research Methods in Information Studies (3 units; G )

Knowledge of research concepts, methods, and evaluation in library and information science, and applications of research in the information professions.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 501(P); 511(531)(P); 571(P), or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67469 - 05/28-07/20 Wolfram, Dietmar ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-888: Candidate for Degree: (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement.

Notes:
Fee assessed for 1 cr. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 051
62818 - 06/24-08/17 Henderson, Laretta TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 251
62819 - 06/24-08/17 Henderson, Laretta TBA  
A course fee of $800.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-898: Master's Thesis (1 - 3 units; G )

Research and writing in consultation with SOIS thesis advisor for M.L.I.S. candidates pursuing the Thesis Option. May be repeated until completion and defense of the thesis.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 890(P) or equiv; cons of thesis advisor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 052
62820 - 06/24-08/17 Mu, Xiangming TBA  
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 252
62823 - 06/24-08/17 Mu, Xiangming TBA  
A course fee of $800.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-899: Master's Independent Study (3 units; G )

Advanced study under faculty guidance, on a special aspect of library and information services. Regular faculty consultation and written report(s) required.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 501(P), 511(531)(P), 571(P), 591(P), or cons instr. Max of 6 cr between InfoSt(L&I Sci) 899 and 999 may count toward the MLIS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 IND 101
62831 - 06/24-08/17   TBA  
  (FEE) 3 IND 201
62832 - 06/24-08/17 Lipinski, Tomas TBA  
A course fee of $2400.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.

INFOST-990: Fieldwork in Library and Information Science Services (1 - 3 units; G )

Fieldwork experience of 50 to 150 hours under faculty and field supervisor guidance. Student must also complete a supervised field project.

Notes:
May be repeated to max of 6 cr with cons adviser. Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 501(P), 511(531)(P), 571(P); cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 FLD 105
63405 - 06/24-08/17 Zahrt, Chad TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 FLD 115
63377 - 06/24-08/17   TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 FLD 123
63379 - 06/24-08/17   TBA  
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 FLD 205
63408 - 06/24-08/17 Phillips, Abigail TBA  
A course fee of $800.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required. Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 FLD 225
63390 - 06/24-08/17 Hersh, Susan TBA  
A course fee of $800.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-998: Doctoral Dissertation (1 - 3 units; G )

Doctoral dissertation research and advisement for information studies PhD candidates and PhD candidates with an emphasis in library and information science.

Notes:
Prereq: doctoral candidacy & cons doctoral advisor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
62836 - 06/24-08/17 Xie, Iris TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 019
62833 - 06/24-08/17 Latham, Joyce TBA  
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-999: Independent Research (1 - 3 units; G )

Primary research under faculty guidance, on a special aspect of library and information services. Regular faculty consultation and written research report(s) required.

Notes:
Carries 3 cr limit for MLIS; may be repeated to 6 cr max for advanced certificate students. Prereq: grad st; InfoSt(L&I Sci) 501(P), 511(531)(P), 571(P), 591(P), or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 057
62840 - 06/24-08/17 Mu, Xiangming TBA  
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 257
62844 - 06/24-08/17   TBA  
A course fee of $800.00 per credit will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

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