Archival Studies, Graduate CertificateView Checksheet
Minimum Total Hours: 12
Program Code: G021
The graduate certificate is a 12-credit hour (four course) program embedded within the Master of Library and Information Studies. It provides a focused specialization and an indication of expertise in archival theory and practice. It provides a formal indication of training which endorses the abilities and knowledge of the certificate holders.
|LIS 5343||Archival Concepts and Traditions||3|
|LIS 5563||Archival Appraisal||3|
|Select 6 hours from the following:||6|
|Archival Representation and Use|
|Document and Records Management|
|Preservation of Information Materials|
|Special Topics/Seminar (Topic: Digital Curation)|
|Total Credit Hours||12|
A graduate certificate is not a graduate degree. A graduate degree represents a program of independent inquiry beyond the depth of coursework alone, while a graduate certificate represents a set of courses only.
- All courses must be taken at OU. No transfer credit will apply.
- No course substitutions are permitted for graduate certificates.
- Coursework applied to a graduate certificate cannot be more than five years old as of the semester the graduate certificate is awarded.
- Students must earn a grade point average of 3.00 or higher on all coursework applied to the graduate certificate.