Graduate Certificate Courses

Go to course requirements for: Digital Archives Management | Information Architecture | Information & Knowledge Management | Library & Information Studies


Graduate Certificate in Digital Archives Management

Required Courses

  • GLIS 607 Organization of Information 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 649 Digital Curation 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

Complementary Courses

  • GLIS 609 Metadata & Access 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 633 Digital Media 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 641 Archival Description & Access 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 642 Preservation Management 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 645 Archival Principles & Practice 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 657 Database Design & Development 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 660 Enterprise Content Management 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer


Graduate Certificate in Information Architecture

Required Courses

  • GLIS 617 Information System Design 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 625 Information Architecture 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

Complementary Courses

  • GLIS 616 Information Retrieval 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 626 Usability Analysis&Assessment 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 627 User-Centered Design 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 629 Information Security 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 630 Data Mining 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 633 Digital Media 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 634 Web System Design & Management 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 657 Database Design & Development 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer


Graduate Certificate in Information & Knowledge Management

Required Courses

  • GLIS 619 Info Behaviour and Resources 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 661 Knowledge Management 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

Complementary Courses

  • GLIS 607 Organization of Information 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 620 Managing Info. Organizations 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 662 Intellectual Capital 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 663 Knowledge Taxonomies 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 664 Knowledge Networks 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GLIS 665 Competitive Intelligence 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer


Graduate Certificate in Library & Information Studies

Complementary Courses

Students choose three to five GLIS courses in consultation with their advisor with the exception of the following courses: GLIS 647, GLIS 689, GLIS 699 (MISt-only courses).

External Course Credits

Up to 6 credits may be taken outside the School, 3 credits of which may be taken outside of McGill. All such courses must be at the graduate level and receive prior approval. See additional guidelines and a required permission form here.

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