Public and Private Records
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- 29 May 2023
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- identify and compare recordkeeping principles, processes, and terminology in various contexts
- evaluate the legal, social and ethical dimensions of organisational recordkeeping in Australian and international jurisdictions
- advise on the design, implementation and evaluation of systems to support effective organisational recordkeeping
- utilise current best practice and standards to assess and develop recordkeeping processes and tools
- A week-by-week guide to the topics you will explore in this subject will be provided in your study materials.
You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
- CUR-INFM250-Recordkeeping Concepts and Practice (No longer available)
- Other requirements - Administrative access to computing facilities, including reliable access to the Internet and to a PC computer which runs Windows (including Word).
This subject was previously known as INFM250 Recordkeeping Concepts and Practice.
Learn about the importance of records and their effective management. Key knowledge explored is how records are documented and managed and the role of standards to design recordkeeping systems that ensure evidence is created, captured, secured and managed for as long as required, by whoever requires it. Gain an understanding of how records management tools work alongside legal, policy and regulatory frameworks.
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.
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- Report (50%)
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