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Diploma of Library and Information Services

National Course Code: BSB52115

TAFE NSW Course Number: BSB52115-01V01

Mount Druitt

Study Type:
Full Time

Start Date:
23 Jul 2018


36 weeks

Nominal Hours:

Indicative Cost: $4,060

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  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Government Subsidised
  • VET Student Loans Available
  • Traineeship

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If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals with a sound theoretical knowledge base who use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work or the work of a team. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have some responsibility for the output of others.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Our qualification is accredited with the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA).

In addition, you will be required to undertake 12 weeks of work placement on Thursdays and Fridays - exact dates to be confirmed with your work placement coordinator.

Classes start the week commencing Monday, 23 July 2018 at TAFE NSW Mount Druitt, Building M.

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If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

BSBLDR403 Lead team effectiveness
BSBLIB506 Maintain digital repositories
BSBLIB603 Contribute to collection management
TAEDES401A Design and develop learning programs
BSBLIB402 Consolidate and maintain industry knowledge
BSBLIB507 Promote literature and reading
BSBLIB604 Extend own information literacy skills to locate information
BSBLIB406 Obtain information from external and networked sources
BSBLIB511 Research and analyse information to meet customer needs
CHCLLN001 Respond to client language, literacy and numeracy needs
BSBLIB407 Search library and information databases
BSBLIB512 Develop and maintain community and stakeholder relationships
ICTSAS410 Identify and resolve client ICT problems
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
BSBLIB503 Develop and promote activities, events and public programs
BSBLIB513 Monitor compliance with copyright and licence requirements
ICTWEB201 Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
BSBLIB403 Complete a range of cataloguing activities
BSBLIB509 Provide subject access and classify material
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

The indicative cost of this course is $4,060.

CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensus DateAmount
18MTD01023Diploma of Library and Information Services-UOS123 Jul 201828 Sep 20183 Sep 2018$1,015
18MTD01028Diploma of Library and Information Services-UOS215 Oct 20187 Dec 20185 Nov 2018$1,015
19MTD00484Diploma of Library and Information Services-UOS34 Feb 201912 Apr 20194 Mar 2019$1,015
19MTD00487Diploma of Library and Information Services-UOS429 Apr 201921 Jun 20193 Jun 2019$1,015

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 870.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 23 Jul 2018

Full Time: 20 hours per week x 36 Weeks

Workshops will be held four days per week Mondays to Thursdays from 9.30 am to 3 pm with 30 minutes lunch break (subject to change).

To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option.

Please attend one of the following Course Information Sessions:
Wednesday, 4 July 2018 at 11 am or 5 pm
TAFE NSW Mount Druitt
Building M, Ground Floor, Room M.G.25
Cnr Mount Street & North Parade
Mount Druitt

At the information session you'll be able to speak to the teachers to find out what course is best for you. We will also provide you with the proposed course timetable.

If you cannot attend one of the aforementioned course information sessions, please contact:
Nathan Rose - Head Teacher
Email: Nathan.Rose@tafensw.edu.au or Telephone: 02 9208 6432
Address: TAFE NSW Mount Druitt, Building M, Ground Floor, Room M.G.3

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au .If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

18MTD-200 S:23/7/2018 E:21/6/2019

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