<div><p>You'll have access to a module website, which includes:</p><ul><li>a week-by-week study planner</li><li>course-specific module materials</li><li>a wide range of activities to develop technical and professional skills</li><li>assignment details and submission section</li><li>online forums.</li></ul><p>You'll also be provided with the set book,<em>The DAMA-DMBOK Data Management Body of Knowledge</em>(2<sup>nd</sup>edn), as a PDF file.</p></div>
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Discover the data management principles, practices and technologies required to develop policies, procedures and systems that control, protect, deliver and enhance the value of an organisation's data asset.
<div><p>An organisation's most valuable asset is often its data, but careful management is required to ensure the maximum benefit is achieved. Studying this module, you'll acquire an understanding of data management principles, practices and technologies, and skills to analyse an organisation's data asset to develop policies and procedures that control, protect and enhance its value. The module is based on the internationally recognised Data Management Association (DAMA) Data Management Body of Knowledge (DMBOK2) Framework (2017). The main teaching text is the associated book, the<em>DAMA-DMBOK Data Management Body of Knowledge,</em>which was written by recognised experts in data management.</p></div>