Checklist for Master's Program
A total of 36 credits are required in order to graduate. Most classes represent three credits. Please insert the semester and year you plan to complete or have completed each of the following classes. For example: IRLS 504 Spring 2011.
A. Departmental Core Classes
(all four are required for a total of 12 credits)
IRLS 504__________IRLS 506__________
IRLS 515__________IRLS 520__________
B. Distribution Electives:
(four classes are required: one from EACH of the distribution categories below)
Management of Information Services _______________
Evaluation of Information Resources _________________
Information Technology and Networked Digital Information __________
Cultural Perspectives on Libraries and Information (one required)
C. Other SIRLS Electives
(two classes required from any of the SIRLS course list)
- IRLS ________ semester _______ 2. IRLS __________semester ________
D. Other Curricular options:
Out of department courses; one internship/practicum ; independent studies; thesis; SIRLS courses not in a distributed elective group; transfer courses you wish to apply towards your graduation requirements (a total of six credits is allowed to be transferred and counted as part of your 36 credit requirement). Courses must be approved by the SIRLS academic advisor, be from an ALA accredited institution, and not be more than six years old upon graduation from SIRLS.) Please note: No more than one grade of “C” may be accepted for required classes for graduation. The grade of “C” may not be earned in a core course nor a distributed elective.
If you have received permission to take an out of department course, draw a line through IRLS and put the acronym for the non-IRLS department and the course number.
1. IRLS________ semester ________ 2. IRLS________ semester ________