Wayne State University

MLIS Core Classes

All core/required courses are 3 credit hours.

  • LIS 6010*      Introduction to the Information Profession
  • LIS 6080*      Information Technology
  • LIS 6120        Access to Information
  • LIS 6210        Organization of Knowledge
  • LIS 7040        Library Administration and Management
  •                        OR
  • LIS 7310**     School Library Media Programs
    • (Students in the School Library Media Specialization are required to complete LIS 7310 instead of LIS 7040.)
  • LIS 7996        Research for the Information Profession


* LIS 6010 and LIS 6080 should be taken as part of a student's first nine credit hours.

** A VALID TEACHING CERTIFICATE IS REQUIRED AS A PREREQUISITE FOR ENROLLMENT