Statement of Attainment in Library Job Readiness

 
Qualification:
Statement of Attainment   NRT
Course no:
TTPCRE0047
Start date:
To be advised
 –   Ultimo
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  • Library Job Readiness course details

    Course description and aims

    This short course offers some of the key skills required for library assistants including an introduction to the library and information industry, and tours of several libraries, including the State Library of NSW.

    You will also learn how to write job applications, cover letters and resumes, as well as shelving and processing of library materials and basic computer applications.

    Course outcomes and careers

    This could lead to employment in libraries or information agencies as a library assistant, gaining a traineeship in a library, and the possible progression to further study at TAFE in the Certificate IV or Diploma in Library and Information Studies.

    Recommended Pathways

    The three units studied in this short course form part of the Certificate III in Information and Cultural Services.
    Students may wish to continue their studies by completing this course. These units of study are included as a part of a qualification on the current NSW Skills list.

    Skill sets

    Library

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this course.

    This course is available to Australian Citizens or Australian Permanent Residents who are over 15 years of age, have left school and live or work in NSW.

    Enrol at any location

    Ultimo
    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Fri 2 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    10 Weeks
    Attendance:
    7 Hours per week
    Code:
    TTPCRE0047-18ULT-157
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    About offering:

    For further information about this course please contact Library Head Teacher, Julie Barkman by email: Julie.Barkman@tafensw.edu.au

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 7 hours of class over 1 day per week for 10 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI) Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Create one and add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute). Create your USI: https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrollingTo apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:

    FULLY GOVERNMENT SUBSIDISED

    This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you won't have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    BSBLIB201Assist with circulation services15
    CUAIND202Develop and apply knowledge of information and cultural services organisations45
    ICTICT203Operate application software packages60
    BSBLIB306Process and maintain information resources30

     

     

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    Scholarships

    Female students at Sydney TAFE

     

    A scholarship can help with fees and related study expenses.
    Find out if you are eligible.