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SCHEME OF STUDIES

BS Library & Information Science

Semester-I

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-100  Functional English (English 1)  3
2  ISL-101  Islamic Studies  2
3  CS-102  Introduction to Computer  3
4  LIS-103  Introduction to Economic  3
5  LIS-104  International Law  3
6  LIS-105  Information, Library & Society (foundation-1)  3
Total Credit hours  17

Semester-II

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-200  Communication Skills (English-ll)  3
2  PAK-201  Pakistan Studies  2
3  MAT-202  Mathematics  3
4  LIS-203  Introduction to Communication  3
5  LIS-204  Psychology  3
6  LIS-205  Evolution of Libraries & Information Sources (foundation-II)  3
Total Credit hours  17

Semester-III

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-300  Poetry and Plays (English-III)  3
2  STA-301  Basic Statistics  3
3  LIS-302  Principle of Sociology  3
4  LIS-303  International Law  3
5  LIS-204  User Service in Libraries (foundation-III)  3
Total Credit hours  15

Semester-IV

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-400  English-iv (Seminar based oral communication skills)  3
2  LIS-401  Gender & Human Rights  3
3  LIS-402  Using the emerging technology in libraries (foundation-iv)  3
4  LIS-403  Organization of information (foundation-v)  3
5  LIS-404  Basic reference sources (foundation-vi)  3
Total Credit hours  15

Semester-V

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  LIS-501  Management of Library & information science (foundation-vii)  3
2  LIS-502  Introduction to publishing and book trade (foundation-viii)  3
3  LIS-503  Applied classification (major-1)  4
4  LIS-504  Research Methodology (major-2)  3
5  LIS-505  Marketing of Library and information Services (major-3)  3
Total Credit hours  16

Semester-VI

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-600  Quantitative research method (foundation - xi)  3
2  LIS-601  Collection development& management (foundation-x)  3
3  LIS-602  Applied Cataloguing (major-4)  4
4  LIS-603  Library automation System (major-v)  4
5  LIS-604  Information Literacy (major-xi)  3
Total Credit hours  17

Semester-VII

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-700  Library and information services in Pakistan (major-vii)  3
2  LIS-701  Indexing and abstracting (major - viii)  3
3  LIS-702  Resource sharing and networking (major-ix)  3
4  LIS-703  Elective-i  3
5  LIS-704  Elective-ii  3
6  LIS-705  Qualitative research methods (major-vi)  3
Total Credit hours  18

Semester-VIII

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-800  Information storage and retrieval  4
2  LIS-802  Elective-iii  3
3  LIS-803  Elective-iv  3
4  LIS-804  Research Project/Internship (major-xii)  3
5  LIS-805  Research Project/Internship (major-xii)  3
Total Credit hours  16

Total No of Course: 44
Total Credit of 8 semesters: 131

 

Master in Library & Information Science

Semester-I

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  LIS-501  Management of Library & information science (foundation-vii)  3
2  LIS-502  Introduction to publishing and book trade (foundation-viii)  3
3  LIS-503  Applied classification (major-1)  4
4  LIS-504  Research Methodology (major-2)  3
5  LIS-505  Marketing of Library and information Services (major-3)  3

Total Credit hours

 16

Semester-II

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-600  Quantitative research method (foundation - xi)  3
2  LIS-601  Collection development& management (foundation-x)  3
3  LIS-602  Applied Cataloguing (major-4)  4
4  LIS-603  Library automation System (major-v)  4
5  LIS-604  Information Literacy (major-xi)  3
Total Credit hours  17

Semester-III

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-700  Library and information services in Pakistan (major-vii)  3
2  LIS-701  Indexing and abstracting (major - viii)  3
3  LIS-702  Resource sharing and networking (major-ix)  3
4  LIS-703  Elective-i  3
5  LIS-704  Elective-ii  3
6  LIS-705  Qualitative research methods (major-vi)  3

Total Credit hours

 18

Semester-IV

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  ENG-800  Information storage and retrieval  4
2  LIS-802  Elective-iii  3
3  LIS-803  Elective-iv  3
4  LIS-804  Research Project/Internship (major-xii)  3
5  LIS-805  Research Project/Internship (major-xii)  3

Total Credit hours

 16

Total No of Course: 22
Total Credit of 4 semesters: 67

Elective Courses are choosed according to university rule regulation
Elective Courses within the major 4 courses
12 Credit Hours

Any four of the following

  1. Digital Libraries
  2. Media Librarianship
  3. Data Base Design & Management
  4. Web Development
  5. Knowledge Management
  6. Human Resource Management
  7. Financial Management
  8. Archives & Records Management
  9. Intellectual Property Rights
  10. Bibliographic Control
  11. Project Management
  12. Preservation & Conservation of Library Material
  13. Serial Management
  14. Information Sources on Islam and Pakistan
  15. Information Sources on Business & Industry
  16. Information Sources on Health Sciences
  17. Information Sources on Humanities and Social Sciences
  18. Information Sources on Science & Technology
  19. Information Sources on Law
  20. Information Sources on Agriculture

 

M. Phil Library & Information Science

Semester-I

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  LIS-701  Theoretical Foundation of Library Science  3
2  LIS-702  Theoretical Foundation of Information Science  3
3  LIS-703  Development of Library & information Science in Pakistan  3
4  LIS-704  Quantitative Research Methods  3

Total Credit hours

 12

Semester-II

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  LIS-705  Qualitative Research Methods  3
2  LIS-706  Seminar in Library & information science  3
3  LIS-707  Computer Application in Library & Information Science  3
4  LIS-708  Marketing of Library & Information Science  3
Total Credit hours  12

Semester-III & IV

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  LIS-709  Research Project/Thesis  6

Thesis Credit Hours: 6
Course Work Credit Hours: 24
Total Credit of M. Phil: 30

 

Ph.D Library & Information Science

Semester-I

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  LIS-801  Advance Research Methodology  3
2  LIS-802  Planning & Management Library & Information Science  3
3  LIS-803  Online Information Reterval  3

Total Credit hours

 9

Semester-II

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  LIS-806  Human Resource Management in Libraries and Information Center  3
2  LIS-810  Computer Application in research  3
3  LIS-813  Seminar in Advance Research in Library & Information Science  3

Total Credit hours

 9

Semester-III, IV, V & VI

Sr.  Course code  Title  Credit Hours
1  LIS- 814  Research Project/Thesis  6

Thesis Credit Hours: 6
Course Work Credit Hours: 18
Total Credit of Ph. D: 24