University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Bachelor of Science - INFORMATION & LIBRARY SERVICES
(120 credit hours)
Name: ________________________ Soc Sec #: ________________________ Date: ________________________
This sheet is intended to be informational only.
Students must consult with an academic advisor prior to registration.
In effect for students admitted to Fall 2008


BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
All required placement examinations and/or academic assessments must be completed prior to any course registration. To ensure that students have the best possible opportunity to succeed in their major, students testing into developmental coursework are advised to complete the recommended courses within the first semesters of attendance.
Please check the following boxes to determine if basic requirements have been met at the following levels. OXX stands for the course number. Please fill this in if course(s) are completed or required.
 
Recommended Course(s)

Completed  

Not Required  

 ENGLISH  OXX  _______  _______  _______  _______
 READING OXX _______  _______  _______  _______
 MATH  OXX     _______  _______  _______  _______

You must complete the following as requirements for your degree: All UMA students are required to take at least one writing intensive course. Writing intensive courses are marked with a W. Additional courses may also meet this requirement. Check with your academic advisor. 
 
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
  COMMUNICATION (3 credit hours)  Choose one of the following:
       _______________  COM 101: Public Speaking
       _______________  COM 102: Interpersonal Communications
       _______________  COM 104: Communication in Groups and Organizations
  ENGLISH (6 credit hours)
       _______________  ENG 101: College Writing
       _______________  ENG 102W: Introduction to Literature
  FINE ARTS (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
       _______________  ARH 105: History of Art and Architecture I
       _______________  ARH 106: History of Art and Architecture II
       _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
       _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
       _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
       _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
       _______________  INT 129: Introduction to the Arts
       _______________  MUS 123: Understanding Music
       _______________  MUS 160: World Music
       _______________  MUS 180: Women and Music
       _______________  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
       _______________  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
Any introductory Art History or Music Appreciation will satisfy the Fine Art requirement.
  HUMANITIES (12 credit hours) Choose four of the following; two must be upper level:
       _______________  ARH xxx: any art history course
       _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
       _______________  DRA xxx: any history, theory, or appreciation of drama (non-performance)
       _______________  ENG xxx: any literature course, beyond ENG 102W
       _______________  HTY xxx: any history course
       _______________  HUM xxx: any humanities course
       _______________  MUS xxx: any music history, theory, or appreciation course (non-performance)
       _______________  PHI xxx: any philosophy course
       _______________  POS 390: Survey of Political Theory
       _______________  WST 101W: Introduction to Women's Studies
  MATHEMATICS (3 credit hours) 
       _______________  MAT 100: Mathematics and Its Applications or a higher level mathematics course.
  SCIENCE (4 credit hours) 
       _______________  XXX xxx: any laboratory science course 
  SOCIAL SCIENCE (6 credit hours) Complete one sequence:
       _______________  PSY 100: Introduction to Psychology
       _______________  PSY 308: Human Development
OR
       _______________  SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology
       _______________  SOC 360: Sociology of the Family
PROGRAM MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
  BUSINESS (3 credit hours)
       _______________  BUA 223: Principles of Management
  COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS (6 credit hours)
       _______________  CIS 100:  Introduction to Computing
       _______________  CIS 101: Introduction to Computer Science
  EDUCATION (3 credit hours)
       _______________  XXX xxx: any educations course
  LIBRARY INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (44 credit hours)
All course must be passed with a grade of "C" or better
       _______________  ILS 100: Introduction to Libraries and Library Careers
       _______________  ILS 101: Foundations of Information and Library Science
       _______________  ILS 150: Basic Reference and Database Searching
       _______________  ILS 175: Library Technical Processes
       _______________  ILS 225: Introduction to Library Information Technology
       _______________  ILS 250: Collection Development 
       _______________  ILS 325: Digital Library Technology Services
       _______________  ILS 350: Advanced Reference Service
       _______________  ILS 365: Web Page Design
       _______________  ILS 442: Library Management
       _______________  ILS 499: Advanced Research/Internship (120 hours onsite)
and select two of the following:
       _______________  ILS 201: Library Materials for the Young Adult
       _______________  ILS 202: Library Materials for Children
       _______________  ILS 203: Survey of Health Sciences Resources
       _______________  ILS 204: Survey of Business Resources
       _______________  ILS 306: Librarian as Teacher
and select one of the following:
       _______________  ILS 312: Preservation and Archiving of Library Materials
       _______________  ILS 385: Media and Local Production
       _______________  ILS 441: Information Brokering and other Entrepreneurial Options for Library/Media Professionals          
  GENERAL ELECTIVES (27 credit hours)
       _______________      _______________      _______________     _______________
       _______________      _______________      _______________     _______________
       _______________     

ADVISING NOTES:

  All non-LIB courses may be taken at any regionally accredited institutions of higher education. Course selection should be approved prior to registration. Course descriptions, syllabi, or statement of learning outcomes of the courses will be helpful in the approval process. For purposes of comparison, UMA course descriptions are available online at http://www.uma.maine.edu/catalog.

APPROVED TO RECEIVE DEGREE:
 
 
 
 
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Students are encouraged to contact their faculty advisor and the Advising Center
for academic advising and support services throughout their stay at UMA.