University of Technology Sydney

57200 Organising and Accessing Information

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Anti-requisite(s): 57148 Discovering and Accessing Information


This core subject provides a foundation to the theories and practices of organising and accessing information in myriad formats and environments. Students explore the breadth of resources available to satisfy information requirements for individuals, organisations, governments and society in general. Fundamental professional skills in information retrieval and techniques for analysing and structuring content using standardised information tools are introduced. Students also develop technical capabilities which enable the application of user-centred design approaches to information structures. It is anticipated that students may further areas of interest developed in this subject in elective subjects.

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Autumn session, City campus

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