IS 591 Advanced Topics in Information Services

Variety of newly developed and advanced topics courses within the fields of Information Services, intended to augment the existing Information Sciences curricula.

Scheduled Offerings

  • Summer 2020

    • IS510AO - Adult Public Services
      Tue, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Online
      Instructor
      Heidi Rhea
      CRN
      39561
      Length
      8 weeks
      Credit hours
      4
    • IS530BIO - Business Information
      Wed, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Online
      There is an increasing demand from both corporate and academic sectors for business information professionals. At the same time, roles and responsibilities for business information professionals is rapidly changing. This course is designed to provide fundamental knowledge in business information services and help practice the application of business information for different user groups. This course will especially help those, both in the LIS and IM tracks, who plan to pursue careers in such roles as consultants, business or social sciences librarians, corporate research analysts, and knowledge management specialists. Additionally, students will have an opportunity to practice how to use business information to answer complex business questions in diverse settings. This course also serves as the foundation for Information Consulting (IS 590) and Applied Business Research (IS 540).
      Instructor
      Yoo-Seong Song
      CRN
      40254
      Length
      8 weeks
      Credit hours
      4
  • Spring 2020

    • IS590ELO - E-Learning
      Tue, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Online
      MUST CHOOSE 2 or 4 credit hours.
      Instructor
      Melissa Wong
      CRN
      67521
      Length
      16 weeks
      Credit hours
      1 - 4
    • IS530HSO - Health Sci Info Svcs & Res
      Wed, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Online
      Instructor
      Mary Edwards
      CRN
      70458
      Length
      8 weeks
      Credit hours
      2

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).