About this Learning Object

About this Learning Object

This learning object "Theoretical Models of Information and Knowledge Management" is designed to introduce a diverse group of international students the theoretical models of Information and Knowledge Management.

This learning object was developed by Sirje Virkus within the Information and Knowledge Management Module of the Digital Library Learning Joint Master Course in  2014.

This learning object has 12 hours of study time and it consists of:

  • Text-based and multimedia-based study materials
  • Study Guide
  • Assignments
  • References
  • Useful Links

Technical Requirements: no special software is required, only flash player (download Adobe Flash Player) is needed.

This learning object consists of the following topics:

  • The Nonaka and Takeuchi Knowledge Spiral Model (1995)
  • The von Krogh and Roos Model of Organizational Epistemology (1995)
  • The Choo Sense-Making KM Model (1998)
  • The Wiig Model for Building and Using Knowledge (1993)
  • The Boisot I-Space KM Model (1998)
  • Complex Adaptive System Models of KM
  • The European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) KM Model     


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