At LTSA, you have the option of studying individual subjects that suit your needs, that are always contextualised to the Library and Information Services sector, so you are learning new skills and knowledge in the practical context in which you want to work!
This gives you the ultimate flexibility – you can select one unit that you want to upskill on, or you can select a whole number of them. In effect, you can tailor your studies to your particular needs and context.
As part of our offering, we have 36 individual subjects that you can select from. Please find them below. Each of these is hyperlinked so that you can get more information on them. Note that if two subjects are on a similar topic, the one that is higher up the list will be the more advanced subject.
Our top 3 subjects studied are:
But you can select any three subjects from the list below that you are interested in!
Leading and Working With Others
Library and Information Services Industry Knowledge
Collection Management and Resource Processing
Collection Maintenance and Preservation
Events, Programs and Activities
Information Literacy and Reading
IT and Social Media
Cataloguing & Classification
External and Networked Information
Integrated Library Management Systems
Workplace, Health and Safety (WHS or OHS)
LTSA strives to make vocational education as accessible and as flexible as possible. Payments are of each unit are made monthly (for full-time study) or every six weeks (for part-time study), depending on the rate of study.
The standard investment involved for each subject is:
- Course Fee per Individual Unit: $520
- Administration Fee: a one-off, non-refundable administration fee payable at the start of study
- $50 Admin Fee for 1-3 Individual Units
- $150 Admin Fee for 4+ Individual Units
Please note that LTSA is here to support its students, and should any hardship occur, we are always happy to discuss flexible payment options for students.
It should be noted that no study materials will be sent without the receipt of payment of the unit in advance.
Please contact us with any questions!