Information Systems D: Knowledge Management
Syllabus, Master's level, 2IS054
This course has been discontinued.
- Education cycle
- Second cycle
- Main field(s) of study and in-depth level
- Information Systems A1N
- Grading system
- Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
- Finalised by
- The Department Board, 25 October 2016
- Responsible department
- Department of Informatics and Media
90 credits in information systems or equivalent
Knowledge and understanding
• describe different methods for work with knowledge management
• understand the concept of knowledge and different views of knowledge
• describe different methods and techniques for managing knowledge
• describe different types of knowledge support systems
• understand the architecture and development of knowledge systems.
Skills and capacities
• model knowledge as decision rules
• manage diffuse knowledge in systems
• implement a meta-interpreter of a knowledge base
• carry through a project; define the purpose of a knowledge system, knowledge acquisition, organisation of knowledge, implementing a knowledge system, test, document and evaluate the system
• discuss the consequences for an organisation when methods and techniques for knowledge management is implemented.
Evaluative capacity and approach
• evaluate incentives for organisations to work with knowledge management
• show awareness of how different types of knowledge systems can change the work within organisations
• evaluate methods and techniques for explicit knowledge management
• be able to evaluate project works, ones own and others
• be able to present, evaluate and critically review relevant research.
Life cycles for knowledge management systems
- Decision support systems
- Enterprice resource planning systems
- Business Intelligence
Knowledge transfer and sharing
Knowledge intensive organisations and innovations
Lectures, lessons, practical computer exercises and seminars.
Assignments and seminars. Examination in the end of the course