20 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: The aims of the module are to introduce students to information and knowledge management in a strategic context. The content of the module includes investigation of the following topics: information policy, information auditing, and information and knowledge management strategy in a range of organisational settings.

Staff Contact: Dr Jonathan Foster
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials
Assessment: Formal Examination, Coursework
WebCT resources are available for this module

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Information School):

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