TAFE Queensland East Coast

Certificate IV in Library and Information Services

BSB42115

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

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Computer and internet access, 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
Work Placement
30 days

Course Overview

Is it your dream to be a Senior Library Assistant? By enrolling into this program you can launch your career into information services.

Upon completion of this program you’ll have the skills to work in library, information and cultural services. You will develop essential skills including evaluation and planning, and may provide leadership and guidance to others.

  • Collections Management Assistant
  • Curatorial Assistant
  • Library Assistant
  • Museum Installation Assistant
  • Museum Visitor Services Team Leader
  • Small Museum or Gallery Coordinator

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Library and Information Services with TAFE Queensland East Coast, 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

  • Assist with circulation services
    BSBLIB201

  • Use established cataloguing tools
    BSBLIB305

  • Assist customers to access information
    BSBLIB405

  • Obtain information from external and networked sources
    BSBLIB406

  • Search library and information databases
    BSBLIB407

  • Present information on activities, events and public programs
    CUAEVP401

  • Operate application software packages
    ICTICT203

  • Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
    ICTWEB201

Course Provider

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the premier provider of vocational education and training and the largest in the Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay region with seven campuses and over 20,000 enrolments annually.

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the result of an amalgamation between Sunshine Coast TAFE and Wide Bay TAFE. By harnessing the strong reputation each of these Institutes had in their communities for providing exceptional training and education we are able to improve education and training to the region as a collaborative force.

Registered
1998
Courses
381
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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