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School Library Media Program: Minor


Library Media Minor


The Library Media Minor is designed for those interested in libraries or who seek to better understand the research resources available in the library. This will not lead to public school endorsement.


Students must fill out and turn in the Library Media Application. Students must be admitted to the University and register (registrar's office: (435) 586-7715).

Requirements & Coursework

The minor requires 17 credits of which nine must be taken at SUU. Older credit may be accepted. Below is the coursework for the program.

Core Requirements (13 Credits):
LM 3100 - School Library Media Foundations (1 Credit)
LM 3120 - Children's Literature (3 Credits)
LM 3170 - Technology for the Library Media Teacher (3 Credits)
LM 4160 - Library Computer and Reference Skills (3 Credits)
LM 4190 - Managing a Media Center (3 Credits)

Elective Courses (4 Credits)
Select a minimum of 4 credits from the following:

ACCT 2010 - Accounting Principles (3 Credits)
COMM 1560 - Audio Production (3 Credits)
COMM 2120 - Team Work, Decision Making, and Leadership (3 Credits)
COMM 2150 - Intercultural Communication (3 Credits)
COMM 2200 - Video Production (3 Credits)
COMM 3070 - Communication Graphics (3 Credits)
LM 4200 - Library Technical Services (3 Credits)
LM 4890 - Library Media Practicum (1 Credit)
THEA 3900 - Theatre for Elementary Teachers (1.5 Credits)