188.483 Knowledge Management
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to decide on a strategic level in which knowledge is required for a knowledge-based organization to be successful on the market and which methods are required to manage this knowledge. Students learn that knowledge management is a business process that has to be improved continuously whereby an appropriate relationship between human, organization and technology must be found.

Subject of course

objectives and problems of knowledge management in enterprises and other organizations, a procedural model for knowledge management, competence management, methods and systems for knowledge management, knowledge acquisition and -engineering, social software systems, machine learning

Teaching methods

The course is an online course. The link to the Zoom meeting can be seen in the TUWEl course.

ECTS Breakdown

Lecture time                    30
Quizzes                             5
Additional reading           20
Preparation examination 20

Mode of examination

Written and oral



Course dates

Wed17:00 - 19:0006.10.2021 - 01.12.2021 (LIVE)Zoom Lecture
Knowledge Management - Single appointments
Wed06.10.202117:00 - 19:00 Zoom Lecture
Wed13.10.202117:00 - 19:00 Zoom Lecture
Wed20.10.202117:00 - 19:00 Zoom Lecture
Wed03.11.202117:00 - 19:00 Zoom Lecture
Wed10.11.202117:00 - 19:00 Zoom Lecture
Wed17.11.202117:00 - 19:00 Zoom Lecture
Wed24.11.202117:00 - 19:00 Zoom Lecture
Wed01.12.202117:00 - 19:00 Zoom Lecture
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

On base of the actual regulations only oral examinations are offered. In an examination it is checked whether a student is able to solve the presented problems. During the lecture, online quizzes are offered that can be used to check the acquired knowledge and achieve points that can be used to improve the final examination.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2021 00:00 07.10.2021 00:00 14.10.2021 00:00



Slide copies are available in TUWEL

Previous knowledge

Web Engineering, XML and RDF, knowledge representation to model problems in knowledge management

Accompanying courses