Course Brief

  • To develop the necessary knowledge and skills to manage the content of enterprise-wide data-driven web sites and intranets and their related databases.
  • To extend student's knowledge of the technical and managerial issues affecting the management of large-scale content management systems.
  • To develop critical awareness of issues relating to the content management of web sites and intranets.

  • This course is offered in 60 hours

By the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Design and build Enterprise Content Management Systems.
  • Critically evaluate the implementation and management of security in web environments.
  • Appraise the legal, ethical and social aspects of web-based systems.
  • Critically evaluate Quality Assurance in web-based Content Management Systems.
  • Understand how information is used and stored in large enterprises;
  • Understand how to develop information and retention policies for enterprises.
  • Form an information and retention policy;
  • Build a enterprise content management system to a given specification.

Information as a resource in large enterprises; Information Architecture of enterprise web sites and intranets; Security issues in Content Management Systems; Information Management Policies; Accessibility issues; Requirements specifications and Testing for Content Management; Legal, ethical and social issues.

  • Coursework 1 – 50%
  • Coursework 2 – 50%

Exam for this module is held in December of each year