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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject develops your understanding of evolution of knowledge management and the various technologies that enable and facilitate the creation, storage and dissemination of organisational knowledge. High-level design of knowledge management driven technology-based initiatives like corporate knowledge directories, process documentation, data warehouses, BI, process automation, workflow; and document management are discussed. Further, knowledge management system technologies including intranets and portals, knowledge management system life cycle, organisational cultural issues in knowledge management projects, knowledge management system deployment and evaluation are also covered.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorPetrus Usmanij

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesIndividual final assignment, in-class seminar work and in-class & online tutorial works

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesBUS5BIM AND BUS5BID


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Learning resources

Knowledge Management in Theory and Practice

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementRecommended

AuthorDalkir, Kimiz


Edition/Volume3rd ed

PublisherMIT Press


Chapter/article titleN/A



Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready


Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Develop the knowledge and learning related to knowledge management (KM foundations, cycle, and management of knowledge processes such as capture, codification, sharing, application and creation
02. Develop the skills and understanding of the role of organizational culture, knowledge management maturity models, communities of practice (CoP), and knowledge management tools
03. Develop the skills and understanding of the strategic management of knowledge, knowledge metrics, teams, and future challenges in the field

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