Information science 340

Module code INL 340
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Digital repositories. This module deals with the design, development and management of digital repositories. It addresses the characteristics of the digital repository in a rapidly changing technological world and a challenging information society. Core aspects include: system design, digital collections, metadat and rights management, standards and the development and evaluation of digital repositories. The role repositories in the Open Access movement is considered. 

Module credits 20.00
NQF Level 07
Service modules Faculty of Humanities
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 3 practicals per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Information Science
Period of presentation Semester 2

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