Corporate Knowledge Management

IS 614 für Master­studierende (MMM und Wirtschafts­informatik)


HWS 2023
Durchführende Dozentin Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger
Prüferin Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger
Veranstaltungs­art Vorlesung (Online)
Leistungs­punkte 6 ECTS
Sprache Englisch
Prüfungs­form und -umfang Schriftliche Prüfung (100% bzw. 80%) mit optionaler Fallstudie (0% bzw. 20%)
Prüfungs­termin TBA
Infos für Studierende All course materials will be available on Ilias. Information about the optional case study and registration for it will be provided on the first day of the course.
Kursmaterial ILIAS group
Deborah Mateja, M.Sc.

Deborah Mateja, M.Sc.

Ansprech­partnerin Corporate Knowledge Management

Bei Fragen wenden Sie sich bitte an Deborah Mateja.

Infos zur Veranstaltung

  • Kurzbeschreibung

    Companies have realized that the knowledge of their professionals is a decisive factor in competition. Firms are able to differentiate against their competitors through superior knowledge in the long term. This lecture deals with the question of how the identification, acquisition, organization, storage, distribution, and use of knowledge can be supported with the help of information technology and where the limits of such efforts are.

    Aim of Module

    Students will acquire specific knowledge about the challenges of corporate knowledge management. After completion of the course, students have developed a thorough understanding of the creation, storage, retrieval, and transfer of knowledge. Students will be acquainted with the repertoire of analytical concepts regarding the strategic planning, architectures, implementation, and evaluation of integrated knowledge management systems.

  • Kursüberblick und -termine

    Dozent Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger


    Datum Uhrzeit Thema Speaker Raum
    15.9. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Introduction Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger O 151
    22.9. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Knowledge Creation Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger O 151
    29.9. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Knowledge Transfer Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger O 151
    06.10. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Guest Lecture and Case Study Kick-off Guest lecture O 151
    13.10. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Knowledge storage + retrieval Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger O 151
    20.10. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM The Effects of Artificial Intelligence on Knowledge Management Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger O 151
    TBA TBA (30 minutes) Virtual Q&A Session   Virtual
    27.10. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Designing Knowledge Management Systems (Part 1) Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger O 151
    03.11. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Designing Knowledge Management Systems (Part 2) Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger O 151
    10.11. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM The Use of Knowledge Management Systems Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger O 151
    17.11. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Buffer   O 151
    24.11. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Case Study Presentations Dr. Anna-Maria Seeger Desirée Zercher O 151
    1.12. 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Recap + Exam preparation Désirée Zercher O 151

    *These sessions are for students participating in the optional case study. If you choose to participate in the case study, the case study will be worth 20% of your grade and the exam will be worth 80%.

  • Literatur

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    • Becerra-Fernandez, I. (2004). Knowledge management: Challenges, solutions, and technologies.
    • Irma Becerra-Fernandez, R. S. (2001). Organizational knowledge management: A contingency perspective. Journal of management information systems18(1), 23–55.
    • Dennis, A. R., & Vessey, I. (2008). Three Knowledge Management Strategies: Knowledge Hierarchies, Knowledge Markets, and Knowledge Communities. MIS Quarterly Executive4(4), 4.
    • Fan, W., Wallace, L., Rich, S., & Zhang, Z. (2006). Tapping the power of text mining. Communications of the ACM49(9), 76–82.
    • Hansen, M., Nohria, N., and Tierney, T. (999). What’s your strategy for managing knowledge? Knowledge Management: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management, 77(2), 322. 
    • Kankanhalli, A., Tan, B., and Wei, K. (2005). Contributing knowledge to electronic repositories: An empirical investigation. Management Information Systems Quarterly, 29(1), 7.
    • Kudaravalli, S., Faraj, S., and Johnson, S. (2017). A configural approach to coordinating expertise in software development teams. MIS Quarterly, 41(1), 43–64.
    • Ko, D.-G., Kirsch, J., and King, W. (2005). Antecedents of knowledge transfer from consultants to clients in enterprise system implementations. MIS Quarterly, 29(1), 59–85.
    • Nevo, D. and Wand, Y. (2005). Organizational memory information systems: a transactive memory approach. Decision Support Systems, 39(4), 549–562.
    • Nonaka, I. and Takeuchi, H. (1995). The knowledge-creating company: How Japanese companies create the dynamics of innovation, Oxford University Press, Cambridge, MA. 
    • Zhang, X. (2017). Knowledge Management System Use and Job Performance: A multilevel contingency model, MIS Quarterly, 41(3), 811–840.