GE1201 - Information Management and its Social Impact

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Information Systems
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
GE Area
Area 2: Study of Societies, Social and Business Organizations
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2017/18, Semester B 2017/18, Summer 2018
Semester A 2018/19 (Tentative), Semester B 2018/19 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

Nowadays we are immersed into the “sea” of information.  How to successfully manage the information is critical to the study, career and whole-person development of students.  This course aims to conquer this problem by broadening your InfoIQ and developing your information literacy.  By end of this course, you will understand the theories of information management and explain the application and impacts of information management from the science, engineering and business perspectives.  This course has been designed to help you apply the general methodologies and strategies to identify, retrieve, evaluate, utilize and create quality information for daily life decision making and problem-solving.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Examination Duration: 0 hours
Detailed Course Information


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