Library Services for Children and Young People

72277

This course provides the opportunity to develop specialist knowledge and skills essential for the understanding and management of library services for children and young people.

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    Level
    6
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    Credits
    20
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    EFTs
    0.1667
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

Topics covered include

  • library services for children and young people in schools and public libraries
  • identifying and responding to literacy and information-seeking requirements of children and young people
  • planning and managing collections targeted at children and young people, including collection development, marketing, promotion and programming
  • professional issues, current issues; and
  • research and future trends.

Admission requirements

We also recommend you study 72276 Literature & Information Resources for Children & Young Adults before you enrol in this course. If you do not have the prerequisites we may consider an alternative relevant library qualification.

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Lecturer / Tutor

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Certificate of Proficiency
  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying