Core Module Information
Module title: Knowledge Management

SCQF level: 10:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: INF10102
Module leader: Frances Ryan
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Applied Informatics


Description of module content:

Approaches to knowledge management
Knowledge capital.
Knowledge management infrastructure: technical and social.
Techniques for the creation, capture, classification, exchange, dissemination and use of knowledge for competitive advantage and corporate growth.
Knowledge strategy

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to
LO1: Critically assess the general principles of knowledge management
LO2: Examine the range of organisational knowledge capital
LO3: Make effective use of the principles of knowledge management to organisational settings to increase effectiveness
LO4: Examine knowledge management processes and tools for organisations
LO5: Develop knowledge management teamwork activities in organisations

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, FACE-TO-FACE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 002
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Frances Ryan
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 11
Face To Face Tutorial 20
Independent Learning Guided independent study 164
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 2
Face To Face Groupwork (Scheduled) 3
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Poster 30 1,2,3,4,5 9 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Discussion/Participation 20 1,2,3,4,5 12 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 50 1,2,3,4,5 14/15 HOURS= 2, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 50
Component 2 subtotal: 50
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
INF10102 Knowledge Management