Master's Degree in Documentation, Libraries and Archives Management

General

Read more about this program on the school's website

Program Description

  • Type of education: Face-to-face and distance learning.
  • Number of new entry places offered: 60
  • Total credits: 60
  • Languages taught: Spanish.
  • Guide price: € 45.02 per credit.
  • Master's Scholarship: see relevant information here .

About

The Master in Documentation, Libraries and Archives Management is an official research master's degree, which facilitates the possibility of continuing doctoral studies. It is a 1-year master's degree if it is taken full time and can be done in person or entirely online.

Academic Year 2020-21

Course 1

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

609206

Agenda and Digital Markets

Optional

4.5

Yes

609198

Documentary Applications of Information Retrieval Information

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

609210

File as a Company Asset

Optional

4.5

Yes

609205

Digital and Specialized Libraries

Optional

4.5

Yes

609207

Institutional Cooperation and Libraries

Optional

4.5

Yes

609212

Public Law Applied to Archives

Optional

4.5

Yes

609202

Digital Rights and Licenses

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

609199

Project Management and Direction in Information and Documentation Units

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

609209

Metric Studies of Information and Evaluation of Science in Academic Libraries

Optional

4.5

Yes

609203

Ethics and deontology of Information and Documentation

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

609211

Electronic Management and Administration of File Documents

Optional

4.5

Yes

609215

Norms and Standards in Archives

Optional

4.5

Yes

609201

Organization and Representation of Knowledge

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

609200

Preservation, Conservation and Dissemination of Digital Heritage

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

609204

Library Products and Services

Optional

4.5

Yes

609213

Archival Systems and Resources

Optional

4.5

Yes

609214

Typology and Documentary Validation

Optional

4.5

Yes

609216

Final Master's Project

Final Master's Project

6.0

Yes

609208

Vocabularies and Semantic Schemes in Libraries

Optional

4.5

Yes

goals

The Master's Degree in Documentation, Libraries and Archives Management aims to train new researchers and professionals, not only in these areas of knowledge, but also in other settings, organizations or institutions where document management is necessary to generate these.

Recipients

The University Master's can be taken by all those who hold a Bachelor's or Bachelor's degree in any area of knowledge.

Why study this master?

This University Master's Degree trains professionals who are inserted in the vast labor market of documentary makers, librarians and archivists, demanded both in public administration at all levels, from municipal libraries to the National Library, from the municipal management archives , ministries and ministries, up to the great historical archives (Nacional, Simancas, Corona de Aragón, Indias, etc.), and others, such as in private companies that require our professionals a variety of specific knowledge about new cultural and general technologies that receive in current degrees.

Admission requirements for masters

Non-enabling university masters

  • Be in possession of any of the following titles:
    • Spanish official university degree .
    • Title issued by an institution of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and empowering in the country of issue for access to Master's education.
    • Title of educational systems outside the EHEA that empowers in the country of issuance for access to Master's education, homologated or declared equivalent to the degree and academic level of Degree or Degree by the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training . In case of lacking the mentioned homologation or equivalency, it will be necessary to have authorization or access permission granted by this University.
  • Or be carrying out during the course in which you pre-enroll studies leading to the obtaining of any of the previous degrees and be in a position to prove the obtaining of the same before September 30, 2020 .
  • In addition, students from foreign educational systems, whose mother tongue is different from Spanish, must prove level B2 of the Spanish language (or higher) .
  • Specific requirements that any of the requested masters may have. You can consult it by accessing the website of the Master itself.
Last updated Apr 2020

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