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Knowledge Management Systems (8570.3)

Level: Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 2
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Discipline: Academic Program Area - Technology


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    This unit examines the characteristics and applications of systems that support knowledge management at personal, group and corporate levels. It considers the electronic representation of knowledge, the components of systems that embody or support knowledge processing and the use and value of such systems. The business and system issues associated with the analysis, design, construction, deployment, management and evaluation of knowledge management systems are addressed.

    Learning Outcomes

    On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

    1. Analyse personal and organisational situations in terms of theories of knowledge;

    2. Analyse the knowledge needs of an organisational situation; and

    3. Select and apply appropriate systems components and design a knowledge management system.

    Assessment Items

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    Completion of 39 credit points AND completion of 6348 Information Systems in Organisations OR 9524 Management Information Systems



    Assumed Knowledge

    It is assumed that you have considerable experience in the use of computers and have high level written, visual and oral communication skills.

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