Wayne State University

MSIM Core Classes

All core/required courses are 3 credit hours.

Required courses:

  • LIS 6000 Introduction to Information Management 
  • LIS 7415:  Project Management
  • LIS 7460:  Database Concepts
  • LIS 7996:  Research for the Information Profession
  • LIS 7960:  Practicum: Information Management

Students are required to complete LIS 7960 - Practicum: IM as one of their courses. LIS 7960 is a 3-credit class offered each term - it requires 135 hours at a practicum site plus three mandatory online meetings (webinars). After completing the application process, the SIS Practicum Coordinator places students with a relevant host institution to work under the direction of an information management professional. 

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