INFO633-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Knowledge Management

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021


This course focuses on current organisational and technological issues related to knowledge management. The topic is interdisciplinary and draws on knowledge from the fields of information technology, organisational management, human resource management and cognitive psychology.

Aims and Course Objectives
To study theoretical concepts and guiding principles of knowledge management based on the existing research and practice.

To investigate technical, organisational and human issues related to implementation of knowledge management by analyzing case studies of KM initiatives in organisations.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course the student will have:
Knowledge and understanding of:
*  knowledge as an organizational asset
*  KM strategies and multidisciplinary perspectives on KM
*  Organisational design to enable KM
*  The role of technology to support KM
*  The role of individuals and groups in KM practices
*  KM implementation in organisations
*  KM economics and measuring success of KM

The practical skills to
*  Identify context-specific key issues and objectives related to KM
*  Define KM requirements
*  Design organizational and technical solutions
*  Evaluate knowledge assets


Subject to approval of the Head of Department

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 11:00 Rehua 529
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun
Presentation A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 411
24 May - 30 May

Course Coordinator

Nelly Todorova


Anushia Inthiran


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Discussion Notes 30%
Case Study 70%

Course links


Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,033.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Department of Accounting and Information Systems on the department and colleges page .

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