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Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics
Department: Department of Information and Knowledge Management
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: The Knowledge Economy in the 4IR
Programme Code: S3K04O
Medium of Facilitation: Online
NQF Level: 5
NQF Credits: 0
The purpose of this SLP is to equip the student with the necessary knowledge to identify the characteristics of a knowledge economy in the 4IR to be able to have a comprehensive understanding of the knowledge economy and intellectual capital as a key commodity in a knowledge economy and will be able to describe the importance of knowledge-intensive activities in wealth creation; show cognizance of the problems, issues and opportunities of developing countries moving towards a knowledge economy; and skills necessary for knowledge workers to contribute to the workplace in the knowledge economy.
National Senior Certification (NSC) – NQF level 4 OR Senior Certificate (SC) (before 2009) – NQF level 4.