Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1302007972017INFORMATION MANAGEMENTElective475
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
• To develop the awareness on fundamental concepts of data and knowledge • To stress the significance of knowledge management in businesses
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to express the difference the importance of data and knowledge.
2To be able to explain the importance of knowledge management in businesses.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The fundamental concepts about knowledge, knowledge and data relationship, diffusion of information and knowledge creation will be addressed. Additionally, knowledge management, organizational memory and information management systems will be addressed within the context of business administration.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Fundamental Concepts
2The Importance of Knowledge in Businesses
3Historical Progress of Knowledge Management
4Types of Information
5Information Creation
6Diffusion of Information
7Usage of Knowledge
8Midterm
9Learning Organizations
10Organizational Memory
11Knowledge Management Systems
12Knowledge Management Systems
13Knowledge Management Systems
14Information Society
15Information Economy
16Final Examination
Recommended or Required Reading
• İsmet Barutçugil (2002), Bilgi Yönetimi, Kariyer Yayınları • T.H.Davenport, L.Prusak (2001), İş Dünyasında Bilgi Yönetimi, , Rota Yayınları. • Related textbooks and periodicals.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination144
Attending Lectures16348
Self Study4312
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10220
Individual Study for Final Examination10330
Reading17234
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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