Computer science and information management

Global Knowledge Management

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The slideset (370 slides) is used for a full 5 ECTS course on global knowledge management - it has been used in different contexts (block course, face to face course, e-learning course). It was co-authored and can be re-used for non-commercial purposes. The slideset only covers the lecture part - it was / should be accompanied by a practical part (case study) and discussions on the concepts. Please contact the authors for further information. The main aspects are: basic concepts of global knowledge management, core concepts of knowledge management, frameworks and theoretical background, cultural influences on knowledge management, tools and social software for KM.

WordPress - Blogging on the Web

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Blogs have become widespread on the Web. They allow individuals provide commentary or news on a particular subject, and they can also be used as more personal online diaries.

Using GMAIL

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This free online course uses the Web-based e-mail service from Google™ called Gmail™, (Google Mail in the UK and Germany), to introduce you to the basics of e-mail.

Understanding our Environment in Geography

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This free online environmental course explores a number of major global phenomena at play across the globe including deforestation, climate change and drought.

Social Networking and Viral Marketing Using Facebook

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Facebook is the leading social networking Web site with over 500 million users.

Screen Capture Tools - How to Record Your Computer Screen

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Screen capture techniques allow you record what is happening on your computer screen, accompanied by a voiceover if required.

Research Methods in Psychology

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This third and final Psychology course examines experimentation and report writing in a Psychology context.

Podcasting - How to Create Podcasts for the Web

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This free online course is an introduction to the skills and techniques needed to record and publish podcasts to the Web.

Photography - Techniques and Tips from a Professional

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This free online course in photography is for learners who want to improve their photographic skills by learning from a professional photographer.

Outdoor Education - Outdoor Recreation and Land Management

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This second installment of the free Outdoor Education course examines the environmental impact of human activity and conservation, environmental management and sustainable living in the context of