Diploma in Records Management

Course Overview

This diploma course is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills required for employment in a variety of record keeping and information management roles within the local government, organizations of all kinds, and universities. This is an online course which uses a combination of theoretical learning and practical, hands-on experience, to expose students to areas such as information handling, data storage, retrieval and preservation, all within the context of modern technology.

 

Course Objectives

  • Understand the theoretical underpinnings of this field and apply them in practice.
  • Understand the nature of information and how it’s created, organized, and distributed.
  • Communicate effectively with information users and team members.
  • Assess the impact emerging technologies has on this profession.
  • Understand issues in the ethical use of information and demonstrate how ethical practices may be followed in the workplace.

Course Outline

  • Statistics
  • Arrangement and Description of record management
  • Building records appraisal systems
  • Knowledge management
  • Preservation and Conservation
  • Digitization of Records
  • Financial Records
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Records and office Management
  • Management of information

Training Format:

  • All materials are made available through our Online Learning Platform
  • Students should commit approximately 5-6 hours of their time per week

Materials Provided:

Online delivery of curriculum materials, exercises and templates.

Assignments:

In order to demonstrate their understanding of the course content, students will be required to submit assignments at the end of every month.

COURSE DURATION: 6 months

REGIONS TARGETED: Global

COURSE FEE: $800

ORGANIZERS: Capacity Africa Institute

LANGUAGE: English only

Kindly confirm your participation with:

Online Training Coordinator

Capacity Africa Institute

info@capacitybuildingonline.com

www.capacitybuildingonline.com