Knowledge technologies in context
Knowledge technologies in context

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Knowledge technologies in context

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the importance of representation, interpretation and formalisation in relation to ICT and managing knowledge, giving appropriate examples

  • demonstrate an understanding of the concept of a ‘community of practice’ in relation to ICT, giving appropriate examples

  • demonstrate an understanding of the main functions that ICT can play in helping to manage knowledge, giving appropriate examples

  • demonstrate an understanding of the potential, and problems, of ICT for managing explicit knowledge, giving appropriate examples

  • demonstrate an understanding of the potential, and problems, in the relationship between ICT and ‘the tacit dimension’, giving appropriate examples.

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