IS 490 - Information Environment
Generation, production, management, dissemination, and use of information.
Roles of information in society, information seeking and user behavior,
information industry, economics of information products and services,
technological and organizational change, information professions, and
IS 550 Management of Information Organizations
Supervisory and management concepts, strategies, and techniques applicable
to information professionals working in libraries, archives, records
management, and other information organizations.
IS 553 Corporate Information
Services (3 hours)
Development and present status, scope and objectives. Administrative and
organizational problems and techniques.
IS 564 Corporate Information Systems
Objectives and function elements of records systems, archival programs,
management information systems and techniques within various types of
organizations. Management of information internal to organizations.
592- Knowledge Management
(Seminar) (3 hours) Colloborative, integrative approach to creation,
capture, organization, access and use of information assets (internal
and external sources) by organizations to create knowledge that leverages
innovation. Includes examintion of types of knowledge, tacit and explicit
knowledge, information ecologies, document-based systems, collaborative
technologies, issues in organizational culture, knowledge audits, and
These classes are part of the SIS
Corporate Information Management Focus
559 - Practicum (3 to 6 hours)
Opportunity to translate theory into practice under guidance of qualified
information professionals. Prerequisite: Completion of core and pertinent
advanced courses relevant to student's practicum design. Minimum 3.0 cumulative
GPA. Written consent of advisor and approval of practicum coordinator.
May be repeated. Maximum 6 hours. S/NC only.