Class Description

Spring 2020

[INF 385T] Special Topics in Information Science : Digital Asset Management

Unique ID: 27640 Margie Foster
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm*

DESCRIPTION

Study of the properties and behavior of information. Technology for information processing and management. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary.

*Class will meet online in synchronous format some weeks; other weeks will instead involve asynchronous online course work.

COURSE NOTES

This class provides an overview of digital asset management in relation to information professions in business, technology, archives and media libraries. Students will explore the core aspects of digital asset management: system planning, schema and taxonomy, technology project management, policy development and documentation, copyright, brand, metrics, funding, and user experience management, as well as the tools, terminology, uses, and applications in support of business, higher education, non- profits, and government. https://www.ischool.utexas.edu/sites/default/files/images/webform/INF385TDAM_0.pdf

PREREQUISITES

Graduate standing. Additional prerequisites may vary with the topic.