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Developing Students’ Skills For The Knowledge Society


  • Andreea ZAMFIR

    () (The Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies, Romania, Faculty of Management,)


This study explores the manner in which students’ skills for the knowledge society could be developed. Our conclusion justifies the effort invested in designing new methods of developing students’ skills needed within the knowledge society. It has been concluded that information and communication technology creates a vast opportunity to improve the skills and competences needed within the knowledge society. The study was conducted using the knowledge base built up through research of literature and national experiences in developing students’ skills for the knowledge society.

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  • Andreea ZAMFIR, 2010. "Developing Students’ Skills For The Knowledge Society," Review of General Management, Spiru Haret University, Faculty of Management Brasov, vol. 12(2), pages 124-134, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:fmb:journl:v:12:y:2010:i:2:p:124-134

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    knowledge society; skills; competences; information and communication technology.;

    JEL classification:

    • A23 - General Economics and Teaching - - Economic Education and Teaching of Economics - - - Graduate
    • I20 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - General
    • L86 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services - - - Information and Internet Services; Computer Software
    • M10 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics - - Business Administration - - - General
    • O30 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - General


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