LISC 21444

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Type / Status : Core

Course Code : LISC 21443

Course Title : Sources in Major Disciplines and Literature Survey Practical (Project Based)

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of the course, students will be able to recognize, evaluate and to use a variety of reference and classical sources in major disciplines of Social Sciences, Humanities and Science and Technology. In addition, the students will be able to locate, perceive, distinguish and finally customize the fundamental historical, classical and literary sources needed for different library and user environments.

Course Content:

Literature surveys in major disciplines; Social Sciences, Humanities and Science and Technology: Major sources in these disciplines, printed, human, organizational, online and digital; Rudimentary literature survey on selected classical sources in English and Sinhala Literature and Sri Lankan historical sources. Basic literature survey on selected historical and classical sources in South Asia.

Methods of Teaching and Learning:

Lectures/ Tutorials/ Presentations/ Practical sessions/ Creative works

A project (a Literature Survey) work will be assigned to students for selecting a subject of their interest. This Literature survey should be prepared based on the guidelines provided by the Department of study.

Assessment Procedure

Methods of Evaluation

Allocation of marks

Project work







LISC 21414 - Universe of Knowledge

LISC 21424 - Libraries and Their Development

LISC 21434 - Reference Services and Sources

LISC 21444 - Sources in Major Disciplines and Literature Survey Practical

LISC 21454 - Information Technology Application in Libraries

LISC 21460 - Creative and Technical English

LISC 22414 - Organization of Knowledge: Classification Theory

LISC 22424 - Organization of Knowledge: Catalouging Theory

LISC 22434 - Collection Development and User Services

LISC 22444 - Library Automation

LISC 22450 - Creative and Technical English

LISC 31412 - Library Building and Standards

LISC 31424 - Organization of Knowledge: Classification Practical

LISC 31434 - Organization of Knowledge: Catalouging Practical

LISC 31443 - Advanced Classification Practical

LISC 31453 - Advanced Catalouging Practical

LISC 31463 - Introduction to Network Technology

LISC 31474 - Internet and Virtual Resources in Libraries

LISC 31482 - Statistics for Library and Information Science

LISC 31490 - Creative and Technical English

LISC 32414 - National and International Information Systems and Networks

LISC 32424 - Library Advocacy and Policy Development

LISC 32434 - Research Methodology

LISC 32444 - Internship/Library Training

LISC 32452 - Reading, Readership and Developmental Reading

LISC 32460 - Creative and Technical English

LISC 41414 - Database Management and Internet Programming

LISC 41424 - Digital Libraries, Software Organization and Maintenance

LISC 41434 - Documentation, Services and Centers

LISC 41444 - Information and Knowledge Management Practical

LISC 41454 - Library and Information Management

LISC 41464 - Information Science, Services and Sources

LISC 41470 - Creative and Technical English

LISC 42413 - Computer Project Practical

LISC 42423 - Record Management, Conservation and Preservation

LISC 42434 - Communication and Presentation Skills for LIS Proffesionals

LISC 42444 - Creative and Technical English

LISC 42458 - Dissertation

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