Course outlines

The following is a selection of course outlines from previous and upcoming terms. These outlines are made available for reference purposes only. Official syllabi are made available at the beginning of each term in McGill's myCourses to students registered in the course.

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GLIS 601 Foundations of Information Studies Fileglis_601_-_web_syllabus.docx
GLIS 603 Research Project 1                               Microsoft Office document iconglis603_604_647_outlineandapplication_revmar2021.doc
GLIS 604 Research Project 2 Microsoft Office document iconglis603_604_647_outlineandapplication_revmar2021.doc
GLIS 607 Organization of Information Fileorganization_of_information_glis_607_web_syllabus.docx
GLIS 608 Classification & Cataloguing Fileglis_608_-_web_syllabus_-_winter_2021.docx
GLIS 609 Metadata & Access


GLIS 611 Research Principles & Analysis Fileglis_611_-_syllabus_-_2021.docx
GLIS 614 Public Libraries Fileglis_614_web_syllabus.docx
GLIS 615 Reference and Information Services


GLIS 616 Information Retrieval PDF iconglis_616_mcgill_glis_web_syllabus.pdf
GLIS 617 Information System Design Fileinformation_system_design_glis_617_web_syllabus.docx
GLIS 619 Information Behaviour and Resources Fileglis619_-_web_syllabus.docx
GLIS 620 Managing Information Organizations Fileglis620_managing_information_organizations_web_syllabus.docx
GLIS 625 Information Architecture


GLIS 626 Usability Analysis & Assessment Fileweb_syllabus_glis_626_fall_2020.docx
GLIS 627 User-Centered Design PDF icon2021_glis627_syllabus_v1-1218.pdf
GLIS 629 Information Security PDF iconglis629-001_winter2021_stiglic.pdf
GLIS 630 Data Mining PDF iconglis630_2021winter_fung_20201214.pdf
GLIS 633 Multimedia Systems


GLIS 634 Web System Design & Management Fileglis634_classplan_-_winter_2021.docx
GLIS 636 Government Information Fileglis_636_government_information_web_syllabus.docx
GLIS 639 Introduction to Museology  
GLIS 641 Archival Description & Access  
GLIS 642 Preservation Management

PDF icon642f2020_syllabus_for_web.pdf

GLIS 644 Descriptive Bibliography  
GLIS 645 Archival Principles & Practice File645_archival_principles_and_practices_2021_syllabus_ver_2.docx
GLIS 647 Research Project 3 Microsoft Office document iconglis603_604_647_outlineandapplication_revmar2021.doc
GLIS 649 Digital Curation


GLIS 656 Abstracting & Indexing  
GLIS 657 Database Design & Development


GLIS 660 Enterprise Content Management

PDF iconglis660_winter_2021-_syllabus.pdf

GLIS 661 Knowledge Management

PDF iconGLIS 661 km foundations web syllabus.pdf

GLIS 662 Intellectual Capital


GLIS 663 Knowledge Taxonomies  
GLIS 664 Knowledge Networks Fileglis664_kn_courseoutline_2021.docx
GLIS 665 Competitive Intelligence  
GLIS 671  Health Sciences Information


GLIS 673 Bioinformatics Resources


GLIS 679 Information Literacy


GLIS 689 Selected Topics Microsoft Office document iconglis689_outlineandapplication_rev2020-01-07.doc
GLIS 691 Special Topics 1:
Computer Programming for Information Professionals

PDF icon2021_glis691_syllabus_v1-1215.pdf

GLIS 692 Special Topics 2:
Data Science
GLIS 693 Special Topics 3:
Information and Cognition
GLIS 699 Practicum

PDF iconGLIS 699 - Dalkir

GLIS 702 Seminar in Information Studies  
GLIS 704 Research Design in Information Studies  

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