College of Communication and Information

Information Studies - Minor

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Program Summary

Application Dates: 11/15/2019
04/15/2020
07/1/2020
Start Dates: 01/15/2020
05/12/2020
08/24/2020

Schyler Simpson, Ph.D

Director of Recruitment and Retention

(859) 257-7800

College of Communication and Information

College of Communication and Information

Student Services Office

9 Blazer Dining

(859) 257-4839

  • Minor

Information Studies minor students learn to effectively apply, use and manage technology when solving problems related to information and communication. This minor can be completed fully online. 

Program Summary

Application Dates: 11/15/2019
04/15/2020
07/1/2020
Start Dates: 01/15/2020
05/12/2020
08/24/2020

Minor in Information Studies—18 Credit Hours

Required*
IS 200—Information Literacy and Critical Thinking
IS 201—
Personal Knowledge Management
IS 202—
Technologies for Information Services

*Note: ICT 200/201/202 are cross-listed with IS 200/201/202 and are the same course. Students may take the IS or ICT side toward their minor.

Minor electives: choose three
IS 326         Electronic Information Resources for Health Professionals
IS 327         Consumer Health Information Seeking
IS 402         Competitive Intelligence
ICT 311       Introduction to Information Science
ICT 320       Information Architecture
ICT 325       Multimedia and Technology

 

This minor can be completed online.

2018-2019 Minor Sheet

Contact

Schyler Simpson, Ph.D

Director of Recruitment and Retention

(859) 257-7800

College of Communication and Information

College of Communication and Information

Student Services Office

9 Blazer Dining

(859) 257-4839

State Authorization & Licensure

If you plan to complete a University of Kentucky online program while living outside of Kentucky, you should check the Out-of-State Students page to determine if the University of Kentucky is authorized to provide this program in your state of residence. If you plan to use the degree to seek licensure, you should also determine if the degree meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.