As an online unit offered by Curtin University and Open Universities Australia, Enterprise Content Management is an introduction to the functions of major business applications and the processes involved in implementing them. In this unit you will study techniques for organising and indexing key records and documents, and develop an understanding of how various technologies can have an impact on corporate processes and culture.
Upon completion of this unit you will have learned how to evaluate the functionality of electronic document management and groupware systems, and construct suitable schemes for a given organisation. You will also apply classification schemes to key folders and contextualise practical applications against theoretical frameworks to record and manage programs.
This unit is delivered through a range of teaching materials and learning resources, including discussion forums, podcasting, online assignment submission and standard media. You will be assessed via a combination of analysis tasks, assignments and submission of an academic report.
To be eligible to enrol into this unit, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Have successfully completed the unit, Information Design
Be accepted into the Graduate Diploma in Records Management and Archives, or Master of Information Management
You cannot enrol in this unit if you have completed it, or an academic equivalent, before.
Areas of study
The topics you will study will be provided in your unit outline.
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Master of Information Management, Curtin University
Graduate Diploma in Records Management and Archives, Curtin University
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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The Enterprising Content Management unit teaches skills and techniques that can prove highly valuable in the fields of archiving and information management. A strong working knowledge of management programs and classification schemes can prove highly desirable to employers when recruiting for a wide variety of job roles.
This unit is a core requirement for the Graduate Diploma in Records Management and Archives and the Master of Information Management. Both of these courses offer advanced qualifications in record management and provide opportunities to advance your career or pursue further studies. They are also both accredited by the Australian Society of Archivists and the Records and Information Management Professionals Australasia (RIMPA).
Successful completion of either of these courses can open the door to a wide range of employment opportunities. Graduates have gone on to rewarding careers in job roles such as analyst, librarian, academic, researcher, and information coordinator. Many professionals pursue these courses to enhance their existing skill sets and gain the experience to take a leading role in their chosen field.
How else will I benefit from this unit?
Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Enterprise Content Management from Curtin University.
Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA's full degree programs.
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
For two decades, Open Universities Australia (OUA) has partnered with leading Australian educators to make tertiary-level courses easier to access for people, no matter their background, their work status or their other life commitments. OUA has built up their reputation by making education more flexible, easier to tailor and available almost entirely online.
OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.
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Information Design is an online unit offered by Curtin University that explores the essential principles of structuring information objects and making them retrievable through creation of appropriate metadata.