Management of Information Services
View information management through the lenses of professional practice and workplace culture. Discover its impact on human resource managements, financial planning and strategic marketing. Learn to highlight the benefits of information services.
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- 31 Aug 2020
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- describe the role of managers and managerial activities in information organisations
- describe stakeholder and regulatory mandates that impact on information services and organisations,
- contribute to the design and planning of organisational operations
- communicate the value and impact of protocols and tools that support and promote diversity and equity in information organisations
- apply management concepts and practices to a current professional context.
- Student will be provided with a list of topics in their Unit Outline.
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
- Embedded Multimedia
- Online assignment submission
- Podcasting/Lecture capture
- Standard Media
- Web links
You cannot enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:
CUR-LIM215-Archives Concepts and Practice and CUR-LIM115-Recordkeeping Concepts and Practice, or CUR-INFM250-Recordkeeping Concepts and Practice and CUR-LIS125-Technologies for Information Services, or CUR-LIM125 and CUR-LIS100-Librarianship Concepts and Practice, or CUR-LIS110 ;
No special requirements
This subject introduces students to management theory and frameworks relevant to the information professions. In this subject, students explore corporate governance as well as resources and project management planning, policies and practices. Key themes in this subject include stakeholder management, professional accountability, and how to contribute to a creative and innovative workplace. This subject includes professional workplace experience.
Please Note: If it’s your first time studying a Curtin University subject you’ll need to complete their compulsory ‘Academic Integrity Program’. It only takes two hours to complete online, and provides you with vital information about studying with Curtin University. The Academic Integrity Program is compulsory, so if it’s not completed your subject grades will be withheld.
Find out more about the Academic Integrity module.
- Investigation (25%)
- Exercise (35%)
- Case Study (40%)
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