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DISC8160-A Knowledge Management    (Spring 2013 Doctoral)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (01/07/2013 - 05/04/2013)

Days: APPT

Time: -

Location: Moon Campus

Room:

Seats Available: APPT

Credits: 3

Course Description

This Inquiry Seminar presents the concept of information and data management within the framework of organizational or corporate information systems used in organizational decision-making processes. Some of the topics covered include: decision making and problem solving situations in information and data management; the relationship of managing and decision making; problem-solving models and decision-making procedures; information needs and requirements, analysis, and modeling; group decision making processes and models for information and data management; organizational, political and ethical issues of information and data management; information and data modeling and design issues; cultural dimensions of information and data management; information and data management styles; cognitive and emotional styles influencing information and data management; and the organization and representation of information as reflected in a chosen mode of communication and their effect on interface design and decision processes. The seminar is divided into four modules: Organizational Issues and Data/Information Management; DSS Components in Context; DSS and International Considerations; and Future Technology, Data/Information Management and Communication Challenges.

About The Instructor

Robert J. Skovira, Ph.D.

University Professor of Computer Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems


skovira@rmu.edu
412-397-6454 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 323
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