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IFN617 Managing and Organising Collections

Unit synopsis

Developing, managing and organising dynamic and relevant collections is an exciting challenge for contemporary information professionals. This unit provides students with a grounding in theory and taking a practical approach. You will undertake a user needs analysis, develop a pilot collection, and create a prototype database in which the collection is described for retrieval and access by users.

Faculty
Science and Engineering Faculty
Study area
Information technology
Credit points
12

Previous study requirements

Equivalents
INN533

Guide to previous study requirements

Prerequisites
To enrol in this unit, you must have completed these prerequisite units (or have credit, advanced standing or exemption for them), or be able to demonstrate that you have equivalent background knowledge.
Anti-requisites
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Co-requisites
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Equivalents
You can’t enrol in this unit if you have completed any of these equivalent units.
Assumed knowledge
We assume that you have a minimum level of knowledge in certain areas before you start this unit.

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