The School of Information Studies at Charles Sturt University offers wide-ranging programs in Information Studies at all levels of award. It’s main undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs offer several formal specialisations, e.g. in Knowledge Management and Information Architecture (postgraduate only), where students may choose from a raft of advanced subjects after studying a set of general subjects in the core part of the program. To provide students with maximum flexibility, all of the School's courses and subjects are offered in distance/online mode.
Bachelor of Information Studies http://www.csu.edu.au/courses/undergraduate/information_studies/course-overview
Master of Information Studies http://www.csu.edu.au/courses/postgraduate/information_studies_master/course-overview
Recordkeeping and Accountability for Councillors
Elected Members are drawn from sectors of the community they represent. They may be lawyers, truck drivers, doctors, house husbands or wives, or farmers. The diverse backgrounds of Elected Members mean that they also have varying levels of experience with addressing accountability and recordkeeping requirements in Local Government.
This brief online course will quickly and easily provide Elected Members with information about how to demonstrate their accountability and how to protect themselves, the community and the Shire they represent by adequate capture of the business evidence (recordkeeping) they create or receive in the conduct of their role.
IRIS Consulting Group Pty Ltd has developed a 20-minute online course on recordkeeping and accountability for Councillors. Cost - $149.00 per person inc GST.
The current online course is for the WA market, but IRIS can easily modify this course to meet the requirements of jurisdictions across Australia.
Cloud Fundamentals for Small Business
The key to competing in the global digital economy is business model innovation. Executives in all industries ought to be looking for new business rules, tools and techniques to exploit semantic web enabled technologies and big data (digital) assets in order to transform themselves into the next generation digital enterprise.