Fall 2020

Important Dates

Pre-Registration Advising Week: March 30-April 3
Registration begins: April 6
Classed begin: August 18
Last Day to Late Register: August 24
Labor Day Holiday: September 7
Masters Comp Exam: October 9
Fall Break: October 15-18
Masters Papers due: November 18 
Dissertations due to Graduate School: November 18
Classes end: December 2
Reading Days: December 3 and December 9. 
Exam Days: December 4 & 5, 7 &8, 10 & 11
Winter Commencement and Degree Award Date: December 13 

Current and Previous Syllabi

Fall 2020 Registrar's Calendar 

 

Monday/Wednesday

Time

Course information and call numbers

8:00-9:15am

INLS 382-001: Information Systems Analysis and Design; #7940; Campbell, Jeff; Course Website; MA 00141

8:00am-9:15am (Monday only)

INLS 161-601: Tools for Information Literacy (Recitation); #13673; Jones, Larry; Course Website; MA 0001

8:00am-9:15am (Wednesday only)

INLS 161-605: Tools for Information Literacy (Recitation); #13677; Bergquist, Ron; Course Website; MA 0001

9:05am-10:20am

INLS 556-001: Introduction to Archives; #2379; Anthony, Denise; Course Website; MA 307

9:05am-10:20am (Monday only)  INLS 490-281: Digital Health Innovations; #12237; Mercy, Corey; Course Website; MA 0304 (1.5 credits, meets whole semester) 
9:05-11:50am (Monday only) 

INLS 581-001: Research Methods Overview; #6450; Staff; Course Website; MA 0208

9:05-11:50am (Wednesday only) 

INLS 782-001: Library Assessment; #13772; Rawson, Casey; Course Website; MA 0208

10:10-12:55 (Wednesday only) 

INLS 530-001: Youth and Technology in Libraries; #14127; Hughes-Hassell, Sandra; Course Website; MA 0014

11:15-12:30pm

INLS 613-001: Text Mining; #9389; Arguello, Jaime; Course Website; MA 0307 

12:20-1:35 (Monday only)

INLS 161-602: Tools for Information Literacy (Recitation); #13674; Jones, Larry; Course Website; MA 0001

12:20-3:05 (Wednesday only)

INLS 690-276: Information Professionals in the MakerSpace: Critical Theories, Applications and Practices; #10734; Melo, Marijel; Course Website; MA 0208 (3 credits)

INLS 691H-001: Research Methods; #2402; Jarrahi, Mohammad; Course Website; MA 03031

1:15-2:40pm INLS 582-001: Systems Analysis; #2419; Mazur, Lukasz; Course Website; MA 0307
1:25-2:40pm (Wednesday only) 

INLS 201-603: Foundations of Information Science (Recitation); #13777; Staff; Course Website; MA 03041

1:25-4:10 (Monday only)

INLS 752-001: Digital Preservation and Access; #11468; Tibbo, Helen; Course Website; MA 0014

INLS 781-001: Proposal Development; #6900; Rawson, Casey; Course Website; MA 0208 (1.5 credits meets 8/24/20-10/12/20) 

2:30-5:15pm (Monday only) INLS 500-002: Human Information Interactions; #5889; Staff; Course Website; MA 001
3:35-4:50

INLS 151-001:Retrieving and Analyzing Information; #2382; Staff; Course Website; MA 03071

3:35-4:50 (Monday only) 

INLS 201-601:Foundations of Information Science (Recitation); #13775; Staff; Course Website; MA 03041

4:00-5:00 (Wednesday only)

INLS 770-001: Health Informatics Seminar; #8710; Potenziani, David; Course Website; HSL 227

4:40-7:25 (Wednesday only) 

INLS 841-001: Seminar in Academic Libraries; #10443; Bardeen, Angela and Solis, Jacqueline; Course Website; MA 014

5:45-8:30 (Monday only) 

INLS 509-001: Information Retrieval; #10473; Arguello, Jaime; Course Website; MA 0001

INLS 523-002: Database Systems I; #7240; Lee, Adam; Course Website; MA 0208

5:45-8:30 (Wednesday only)

INLS 582-003: Systems Analysis; #0704; Sharmin, Selina; Course Website; MA 0307

INLS 623-001: Database Systems II; #7938; Chamarty, Ramanarao; Course Website; MA 001

Tuesday/Thursday

Time

Course information and call numbers

8:00am-9:15am (Tuesday only)

INLS 161-603: Tools for Information Literacy (Recitation); #13675; Bergquist, Ron; Course Website; MA 0001

9:30-10:45

INLS 385-001: Information Use for Organizational Effectiveness; #2380; Bergquist, Ron; Course Website; MA 03071

INLS 500-001: Human Information Interactions; #3332; Gibson, Amelia; Course Website; MA 0208

INLS 523-003: Database Systems I; #10456; Capra, Rob; Course Website; MA 0001

INLS 581-002: Research Methods Overview; #10699; Staff; Course Website; MA 0304

INLS 641-001: Visual Analytics; #1471; Gotz, David; Course Website; MA 0014

11:00-12:15

INLS 509-002: Information Retrieval; #7068; Wang, Yue; Course Website; MA 0208

INLS 520-001: Organization of Information; #4255; Feinberg, Melanie; Course Website; MA 0001

INLS 490-278: Programming for Data Analysis; #TBA; Dasgupta, Sayamindu; Course Website; MA 0014

INLS 700-001: Scholarly Communications; #7820; Hemminger, Brad; Course Website; MA 0303 (1.5 credits, meets 10/15/20-12/2/20)

11:00-12:15 (Tuesday only) 

INLS 201-001: Foundations of Information Science (Lecture); #3026; Shaw, Ryan; Course Website; GS G100 (Genome Sciences Building)1

11:00-12:15 (Thursday only) 

INLS 161-001: Tools for Information Literacy (Lecture); #2381; Bergquist, Ron; Course Website; GS G100 (Genome Sciences Building) 

11:00am-1:45pm (Tuesday only)

INLS 697-001: Information Science Capstone; #9374; Winget, Megan; Course Website; DE 0402 (Dey Hall)1

12:30-1:45

INLS 385-002: Information Use for Organizational Effectiveness;  #9746; Jarrahi, Mohammad; Course Website; MA 02081

INLS 520-002: Organization of Information; #9369; Feinberg, Melanie; Course Website; MA 0001

INLS 625-001: Information Analytics; #9368; Rajasekar, Arcot; Course Website; MA 0014

INLS 690-270: Data Mining: Methods and Applications; #9388; Wang, Yue; Course Website; MA 0303

12:30-1:45 (Thursday only) 

INLS 201-604: Foundations of Information Science (Recitation); #13778; Finley, Charlene; Course Website; MA 03041

2:00-3:15 

INLS 202-001: Retrieval and Organizing Systems; #7819; Haas, Stephanie; Course Website; MA 00141

INLS 560-001: Programming for Information Professionals; #6335; Dasgupta, Sayamindu; Course Website; MA 0001

2:00-4:45 (Tuesday only)

INLS 513-001: Resource Selection and Evaluation; #2388; Hughes-Hassell, Sandra; Course Website; MA 0208

INLS 690-271: Community Archiving; #11892; Winget, Megan; Course Website; MA 0307 

INLS 881-001: Research Issues and Questions I; #3030; Lee, Cal; Course Website; MA 0303

2:00-4:45 (Thursday only)

INLS 501-002: Information Resources and Services; #7069; Melo, Marijel; Course Website; MA 0208

INLS 690-230: Community Data Lab; #13725; Gibson, Amelia; Course Website; MA 0304 (1.5 credits, meets 10/15/20-12/2/20)

INLS 719-001: Usability Evaluation and Testing; #9381; Capra, Rob; Course Website; MA 0307

INLS 842-001: Seminar in Popular Materials; #13774; Staff; Course Website; MA 0303

3:30-4:45 (Tuesday only) 

INLS 201-602: Foundations of Information Science (Recitation); #13776; Finley, Charlene; Course Website; MA 00141

5:45-8:30 (Tuesday only)

INLS 585-001: Management for Information Professionals; #2396; Chowa, Charles; Course Website; MA 0001

INLS 718-001: User Interface Design; #10457; Yu, Fei; Course Website; MA 0208

INLS 754: Access, Outreach, and Public Service in Cultural Heritage Repositories; #TBA; Winget, Megan; Course Website; MA 0307

INLS 781-003: Proposal Development; #9375; Staff; Course Website; MA 0304 (1.5 credits, meets 8/18/20-10/12/20)

5:45-8:30 (Thursday only)

INLS 382-003: Information Systems Analysis and Design; #11470; Urquhart, Ryan; Course Website; MA 0307 1

INLS 558-001: Principles and Techniques of Storytelling; #3032; Sturm, Brian; Course Website; MA 0014

Friday

 

Course information and call numbers

11:15am-1:45pm

INLS 572-001: Web Development I; #14072; Boone, Joan; Course Website; MA 0304 (1.5 credits, meets 8/18/20-10/6/20)

INLS 573-001: Mobile Web Development; #14073; Boone, Joan; Course Website; MA 0208 (1.5 credits, meets 10/19/20-12/2/20)

Online Courses

 

Course information and call numbers

WEB

INLS 501-03W: Information Resources and Services; #10654; Staff; Course Website; ONLINE

INLS 520-03W: Organization of Information; #9786; Staff; ONLINE

INLS 523-04W: Database Systems I; #11445; Haas, Stephanie; ONLINE

INLS 560-03W: Programming for Information Professionals; #10302; Gotz, David; ONLINE

INLS 581-03W: Research Methods Overview; #9370; Clemens, Rachael; ONLINE

INLS 585-02W: Management for Information Professionals; #9217; Haight, Lori; ONLINE

INLS 625-02W: Information Analytics; #13723; Rajasekar, Arcot; ONLINE

INLS 690-01W: Fundamentals of Programming Applications for Applied Data Science; #14075; Capra, Rob, ONLINE2

INLS 690-02W: Data Ethics for Applied Data Science; #14095; Gibson, Amelia, ONLINE2

INLS 710-01W: Evidence Based Medicine; #6853; Cantrell, Sarah and Von Isenberg, Megan; ONLINE

INLS 720-01W: Metadata Architectures and Applications; #7973; Staff; ONLINE 

INLS 750-01W: Introduction to Digital Curation; #10651;Tibbo, Helen; ONLINE

INLS 751-01W: Advanced Digital Curation; #14386; Tibbo, Helen, ONLINE 

INLS 766-01W: Audit and Certification of Trustworthy Digital Repositories; #12195; Staff; ONLINE

INLS 781-04W: Proposal Development; #12212; Staff; ONLINE (1.5 credits, meets 8/18/20-10/6/20) 

INLS 800-01W: Seminar in Digital Curation; #14385; Tibbo, Helen, ONLINE (1.5 credits) 

 

WISE Courses

 

Course information and call numbers

WISE

WISE COURSES:

Web-based Information Science Education (WISE) is a unique and groundbreaking opportunity for students to take online elective Information and Library Science accredited courses from other universities. Students have the opportunity to access distance education courses through WISE member schools who have met the quality bar in online education. As such, students may access courses from a wider base of faculty and research than may be normally available within their home school. WISE students have the ability to select from a wide array of online courses, regardless of their location, and take courses with faculty who are highly regarded in their area of expertise. WISE students pay tuition at their home school at their regular credit hour rate.

Thank you for your interest in taking a WISE course!  Below are the courses available to you. Please read the instructions after the list of courses on how to register for a WISE course. 

How to Register for a WISE Course: 

  • To register for one these WISE courses go to https://registration.xenegrade.com/wiseeducation
  • If you use the Course Search prior to creating and Account and being logged in, you will see the complete list of courses offered through Wise Education. This list does not represent the Courses available to you. You will see your list after logging in.
  • Use the Create Account link in the upper right corner to start the registration process. If you have an account already, just Sign In.
  • When creating your account, be sure to select UNC Chapel Hill from the Membership Type drop down.
  • After creating an Account or Logging in, use  Course Search on the left menu to view available courses.
  • Select a Course.
  • Use Add to Cart at the bottom.
  • Complete the checkout process.
  • You will receive a confirmation email with your course selections.

Note:  Enrollment in WISE courses is a competitive process as there are not always enough seats available to meet the demand.  All students are initially waitlisted for courses and will be notified of their enrollment status within a couple of weeks.

 

NOTES: 

1Undergraduate Students Only 

2 Enrollment is restricted to participants in the Certificate of Applied Data Science