LISC 22033

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Type / Status : Core

Course Code : LISC E22033

Title : Bibliographic Control: Classification

Learning outcome : By the end of this course unit the students will be able to demonstrate and apply basic knowledge on all aspects of library classification enabling them to engage in practical classification in the next course unit.


Course content :

Need, purpose and functions and types of library classification. General theory of library classification. Features of book classifications. Formation of subjects, Facet and facet analysis. General classification schemes: DDC, UDC, CC and LC. Principles and structure of DDC 22nd edition. Call number, structure and uses


Method of Teaching and Learning : Lectures, Tutorials and Presentations

Assessment : Written examination, assignments and presentations

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015 09:31