Description of topics

Knowledge… Defined

Knowledge Characteristics

Defining KM …business perspective … cognitive science or knowledge science perspective … process/technology perspective

KM Overview & Objectives of KM

Multidisciplinary Nature of KM

Knowledge Pyramid / Hierarchy

Kinds of Knowledge-1

Kinds of Knowledge-2

Key Attributes of KM

Rationale for KM

History of Knowledge Management

Three Major Components of KM

Some Common Myths about KM

Process of KM


KM System Life Cycle

Challenges in Building KM Systems

Presentations, Revision

Mid Term Exams

Knowledge Team

Knowledge Team Functions

Knowledge Developer


Knowledge Worker

Role of the champion

Knowledge Management Models

Nonak&Takeuchi… Spiral / SECI

Knowledge Management Models

Choo… Sense Making

Role of KM in Library and Information Centers

KM System Testing/Deployment

Quality Assurance

Knowledge Testing


User Acceptance

System Deployment

Success Factors in KM System Deployment


KM System Post Implementation Review

Knowledge Transfer Fundamentals

Factors in Knowledge Transfer

Prerequisites for Knowledge Transfer

Organizational Values and Beliefs that determine culture

Positive Cultural Values

Factors that Hinder Positive Cultural Values

Employee Job Satisfaction and Stability of Workplace

Major Known Vocational Needs

A Conceptual Job Adjustment Model

Transfer Methods

Transfer Strategies

Converting Experience into Knowledge

Inhibitors of Knowledge Transfer

Type of Transferred Knowledge

Collective sequential transfer

Explicit interterm knowledge transfer

Tacit knowledge transfer

Knowledge Transfer in E-World

Corporate Intranet—A Conceptual Model

Extranets and Knowledge Exchange

Groupware and Knowledge Exchange

Role of Internet in Knowledge Transfer