Wayne State University

Required Classes

Students must complete the INF core courses (18 hrs) to gain the foundations and essence of the profession. Core classes are required and must be completed by all SIS students. SLM students must takeINF 7310 to meet requirements for an administration course. They should NOT take INF 7040. The following core courses are required:

6010* Introduction to the Information Profession 3 cr.
6080* Information Technology 3 cr.
6120 Access to Information 3 cr.
6210 Organization of Knowledge 3 cr.
7310** School Library Media Programs 3 cr.
7996 Research for the Information Profession 3 cr.

Students must also complete the courses necessary to meet prescribed State of Michigan competency areas for SLM endorsement. The following courses are required:

SLM Administration and Management

7310** School Library Media Programs 3 cr.
7320 The Media Specialist as Teacher and Instructional Consultant 3 cr.

Please note: SIS offers INF 7310 and INF 7320 online every even year during the Spring/Summer semester.

Collection Development

7340 Collection Development and Selection of Materials 3 cr.

 

Practicum

7980** Practicum: School Media 2 - 3 cr.

* INF 6010 and INF 6080 should be taken as part of a student's first nine credit hours.

** A VALID TEACHING CERTIFICATE IS REQUIRED AS A PREREQUISITE FOR ENROLLMENT

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