Knowledge Management Systems (سیستمهای مدیریت دانش)

دانشگاه يزد، دانشكده مهندسي صنايع

Yazd University, Industrial Engineering Department

سیستمهای مدیریت دانش Knowledge Management Systems

Instructor: Dr. Mohammad S. Owlia
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  • Course Objectives:

    · To build a basic understanding of KM through a range of techniques for utilizing personal and organizational knowledge to achieve organizational effectiveness and efficiency

    · To understand the issues involved in implementing KM systems in an organizational setting

    Textbooks and References:

    · Tiwana, A. (2002) The Knowledge Management Toolkit
    · Davenport, T. & Prusak, L. (1998) Working Knowledge 
    · Linger, H. & Burstein, F. (2005) Knowledge Management Systems Development, Lecture Notes, Monash University
  • Becerra-Fernandez I. and Sabherwal, R. (2015) Knowledge Management Systems and Processes, Second Edition, Taylor & Francis.


· Theoretical and Practical assignments  40%

· Final Exam  50%

· Class Participation and Discussion  10%

Course outline:

·  Chapter 1 : IntroductioSlides 

· Chapter 2 : Knowledge Management in Organization Slides 

· Chapter 3 : Analyze the Existing Infrastructure Form1 Slides

· Chapter 4 : Align Knowledge Management and Business Strategy Slides

· Chapter 5 : Design the Knowledge Management Infrastructure

· Chapter 6 : Design the KM Team

· Chapter 7 : Audit Existing Knowledge Assets and Systems 

· Chapter 8 : Create the KM Blueprint

· Chapter 9 : Develop the KM System

· Chapter 10 : Deploy, Using the Results-driven Incremental Methodology

· Chapter 11 : Manage Change, Culture and Reward Structures 

· Chapter 12 : Evaluate Performance, Measure ROI, and Incrementally Refine the KMS

· The APQC Process Classification Framework

The Knowledge Management Assessment Tool