FIT3099 - Knowledge management
6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL
Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology
Leader: Frada Burstein
Caulfield Second semester 2008 (Day)
This unit aims to provide students with an understanding of a range of techniques for utilising personal and organisational knowledge to increase organisational efficiency. A broad range of topics will be covered relating to initiating and implementing knowledge management (KM) initiatives. The unit will focus on information systems development evolution to knowledge management. The topics to cover include KM implementation life cycle; KM systems analysis and design; Knowledge audit; Creating KM blueprint; KM development approaches; organisational and people issues in KM development, designing a KM team; KM deployment and evaluation.
On completion of this subject students will have a theoretical and conceptual understanding of:
At completion of this unit, students should have developed attitudes which allow them to be able to effectively communicate knowledge management perspectives to associated business and professional groups.
At the completion of this unit, students should have developed the skills to evaluate the sources and potential value of knowledge within an organisation.
At completion of this unit, students should have developed attitudes which allow them to work productively individually and within a team.
3 x contact hrs/week
36 credit points of 1st year units or equivalent