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Promoting Knowledge Society Through Study Programme Quality Management

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  • Maja Lamza-Maronic

    () (Faculty of Economics in Osijek)

  • Branko Matic

    () (Faculty of Economics in Osijek)

Abstract

The new century in the European Union countries has highlighted the importance of high quality knowledge, lifelong learning, and common dimensions of the knowledge base. Knowledge is today one of the fundamental levers of development. Knowledge management is the capability of active formation and creation of one's immediate and wider environment. Information and communication technologies (ICT), particularly the Internet and its applications, increase the volume, speed and accessibility of information, while eliminating the obstacles of space and time. In today's world, companies demand applicable solutions to the problems in their environment. The central goal of university reform in the Republic of Croatia is the transition towards an integrated, competent, research-orientated and efficient higher education, with accredited programmes and institutions. The Bologna process in the new education structure for economists (undergraduate and graduate studies, specialist graduate studies, doctoral studies) requires continuous monitoring, adapting, updating, innovation and transparency of the devised model of education.

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  • Maja Lamza-Maronic & Branko Matic, 2008. "Promoting Knowledge Society Through Study Programme Quality Management," Scientific Symposium Pforzheim, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek, Faculty of Economics, Croatia, vol. 29, pages 67-79.
  • Handle: RePEc:osi:scispf:v:29:y:2008:p:67-79
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