Box Hill Institute

Certificate IV in Library and Information Services

BSB42115

Box Hill

This vocational certificate prepares you for a future leadership role in a library or information service.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Library and Information Services with Box Hill Institute

  • $2,363*

    + $580 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (3 years)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (3 years)

  • $7,088*

    + $580 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (3 years)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (3 years)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
18 years old, Year 12, Language literacy and numeracy, Basic computer skills

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

The Certificate IV in Library, Information and Cultural Studies will give you essential training for working in libraries, information services or other cultural institutions.

You will develop an understanding of the library information services industry, learn how to search databases and use cataloguing tools.

This course will teach you how to provide quality customer service, use and respect copyright, develop understanding of workplace health and safety, and work effectively in teams. You will also help customers access information, operate computing packages and provide multimedia assistance.

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Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Library and Information Services with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 15 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

6 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Deliver and monitor a service to customers
    BSBCUS301

  • Use and respect copyright
    BSBIPR401

  • Lead team effectiveness
    BSBLDR403

  • Provide multimedia support
    BSBLIB303

  • Consolidate and maintain industry knowledge
    BSBLIB402

  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
    BSBWHS401

Elective Units

9 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Review and maintain a website
    BSBEBU401

  • Use established cataloguing tools
    BSBLIB305

  • Process and maintain information resources
    BSBLIB306

  • Complete a range of cataloguing activities
    BSBLIB403

  • Use integrated library management systems
    BSBLIB404

  • Assist customers to access information
    BSBLIB405

  • Obtain information from external and networked sources
    BSBLIB406

  • Search library and information databases
    BSBLIB407

  • Write simple documents
    BSBWRT301

  • Present information on activities, events and public programs
    CUAEVP401

  • Implement preventive conservation activities
    CUAPRE401

  • Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
    ICTWEB201

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
335
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions