Subject Analysis and Classification
CLASS SESSION: Thursday, August 22, 2013-Friday, December 06, 2013
General Information: Course will be delivered primarily by Web conferencing utilizing Adobe Connect. Students may participate live online for the class sessions on Wednesdays, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET, or may view the class at a later time; students are responsible for material covered. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first session. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect.
Please register for this course no later than Aug. 15, 2013.
Course Delivery Type: Web: A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc.
Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
(100% asynchronous - if course has any online or face-to-face meetings, live attendance will not be required. For any such sessions, there will be alternative ways to view or obtain the material covered).
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Instructor: Susan Rathbun-Grubb
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Study of major classification and subject authority systems. Emphasizes the understanding and application of these systems in information agencies.
Prerequisites: SLIS 730
Information is accurate as of
August 4, 2015, 11:55 am
(Subject to change)
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.