Arc. Sanusi Waziri Gumau

HOD

Welcome to the Department of Library and Information Science

The Department of Library and Information Science started in January, 2016. The Department has staff strength of four academic staff as at take off.  In 2018, the Department satisfied the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) requirements to run the National Diploma

 

 

The Department has been headed by the pioneer HOD Mal. Aliyu Musa since 2016

Contact Information

library@fptb.edu.ng

 

Programs

 

s/nProgramme of Study
1National Diploma in Library & Information Science

Entry Requirements

 

TBD

Courses

 

National Diploma in Library & Information Science - ND I

Semester 1

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1GNS 103USE OF LIBRARY2
2GNS 127CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION I2
3GNS101USE OF ENGLISH I2
4LIS 111FOUNDATION OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE2
5LIS 112CATALOGUING I3
6LIS 113BASIC REFERENCE TOOLS AND SERVICES I3
7LIS 114HISTORY OF LIBRARIES I2
8LIS 115BOOK PRODUCTION PROCESSES3
9LIS 116CLASSIFICATION I3
10LIS 117SOCIOLOGY OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE2

Semester 2

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1EED 126INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP2
2GNS 102COMMUNICATION IN ENGLISH2
3GNS 128CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION II2
4LIS 121CATALOGUING II3
5LIS 122BASIC REFERENCE TOOLS AND SERVICES II3
6LIS 123HISTORY OF LIBRARIES II2
7LIS 124CLASSIFICATION II3
8LIS 125BASICS OF COMPUTER AND OPERATING SYSTEMS2
9LIS 126COMPILATION OF BIBLIOGRAPHY, INDEXES AND ABSTRACTS2

National Diploma in Library & Information Science - ND II

Semester 1

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1EED 216PRACTICE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP2
2GNS 201USE OF ENGLISH II2
3LIS 211ELEMENTS OF LIBRARY ADMINISTRATION2
4LIS 212CATALOGUING AND CLASSIFICATION I4
5LIS 213RESEARCH METHODS2
6LIS 214ELEMENTS OF REPROGRAPHY2
7LIS 215TYPES OF LIBRARIES AND INFORMATION CENTRES I2
8LIS 216PRESERVATION AND CONSERVATION OF LIBRARY MATERIALS2
9LIS 217COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT2
10LIS 218ELEMENTS OF LIBRARY AUTOMATION3
11SWE 200SIWES4

Semester 2

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1GNS 202COMMUNICATION IN ENGLISH II2
2LIS 221CATALOGUING AND CLASSIFICATION II4
3LIS 222PROJECT4
4LIS 223TYPES OF LIBRARIES AND INFORMATION CENTRES II2
5LIS 224A V EQUIPMENT OPERATION AND MATERIALS PRODUCTION2
6LIS 225INTRODUCTION TO INTERNET AND VIRTUAL LIBRARY3
7LIS 226ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICES2