PhD - Doctor of Philosophy (Ehs) (DPHEHS) in Knowledge Management

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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
A candidate for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy shall undertake a program of study and research approved by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor. The program shall include the presentation of a thesis and/or other work approved by the Committee, embodying the results of the candidate's study and research, for examination.
A supervisor or supervisors shall be appointed with the approval of the University and subject to the general direction of the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment, will provide direction and advice to the candidate.
Knowledge Management
The research on Knowledge Management will focus on different aspects of Knowledge Management (KM) as a field of study as well as its application in businesses/enterprises/organizations.
The areas which PhD (research) students can work on if they decide to do research on KM are very diverse and include topics in: Knowledge Management implementation, knowledge sharing, knowledge acquisition, KM and Business intelligence, KM and organizational productivity, KM and supply chain management, KM and Positive Psychology, Km in group settings, KM in education, only to name few of the topics.
Suggested topics are:
Knowledge Management and Organizational Productivity. The topic looks how the implementation of KM in organizations would improve the productivity through the sharing and acquisition of employees i know-how
Knowledge Management and Positive Psychology (PS). The topic looks at how the marriage between KM and PS results in improved employees i performance in the enterprise
Knowledge management and the supply chain management. This research looks at how different supply chains (construction, service etc.) can be improved through the use of knowledge management concepts particularly in the capture of lessons learned and expertise.
A knowledge management system for group interactions. This topic requires developing a software system which facilitate the communication, sharing, exchange of ideas etc. among geographically distributed group members during project development
Knowledge sharing and employees i compliance with information security. This topic addresses how the sharing of know-how, experiences and expertise among employees could be a drive for increased employee is compliance with the organization is security policies.


Department

Which department am I in? Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

The minimum academic requirements for admission to a postgraduate or graduate entry degree is the completion of a bachelor's degree which is deemed equivalent to an Australian bachelor's degree by the University's qualification assessment references. Applicants may also be required to satisfy specific course requirements such as a minimum overall grade score, prerequisite knowledge or work experience. Applicants must have successfully completed the equivalent of an Australian honours degree or master's degree. Other English language requirements accepted: Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) - A minimum overall score of 176 with no skill below 169 or Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module - A minimum overall score of 58 with no score lower than 50.


Entry Requirement For International Student

You must have completed the equivalent of an Australian Bachelor degree with second class Honours division A, or an Australian Masters degree (with a substantial research component). Alternatively, you may have other qualifications and/or experience equivalent to these degrees.
Other English Language Requirements:
Australian Technology and Management College (ATMC) - Successful completion of English for Academic Purposes (EAP). Students will be required to sit an exit test on completion and achieve a score equivalent to IELTS overall 6.5; Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) minimum overall score of 176 with no skill below 169; Common European Framework Certificate of English Proficiency minimum overall grade of C1 valid for three years from the date of the test to the date of commencement at CDU; Navitas Academic English - a minimum overall pass of 65% in Academic English 3 with a 65% pass in the research essay; Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module minimum overall score of 58 with no score lower than 50.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Trinity College - The University of Melbourne


Full Time (4 years)

Non Lab-based fees: AUD $22,300/ year; Lab Based-Fee: AUD $25,000/ year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

Charles Darwin University Casuarina Campus, Ellengowan Drive, CASUARINA, Northern Territory, 0810, DARWIN, Australia


Online/Distance (320 credit points)

Non Lab-based fees: AUD $22,300/ year; Lab Based-Fee: AUD $25,000/ year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

Charles Darwin University Casuarina Campus, Ellengowan Drive, CASUARINA, Northern Territory, 0810, DARWIN, Australia