Students will acquire knowledge about formal project definition, teamwork and common project life cycle processes. Students will gain good understanding of prerequisites for successful project management, with emphasis on project domain, business environment and communications aspects. Students will gain practical skills to participate efficiently in project planning and project management.
- differentiate project in organizational context
- define key stakeholders
- identify prerequisites of successful project management
- choose an adequate project lifecycle
- distinguish major project processes
- differentiate project management methods and techniques
- apply project management tools
- create project plan
Forms of Teaching
Lectures are conducted in two cycles. The first cycle contains 7 weeks of lectures followed by the second cycle of 6 weeks, with teaching load of 2 hours per week.Exams
Assessments include interim exam, final exam and short computer-based tests.Consultations
Consultations have been organized in all weeks except weeks of exam.Other
Invited lectures with case studies from real life projectsOther
|Type||Threshold||Percent of Grade||Threshold||Percent of Grade|
|Homeworks||0 %||15 %||0 %||15 %|
|Quizzes||0 %||30 %||0 %||30 %|
|Class participation||0 %||5 %||0 %||5 %|
|Attendance||0 %||5 %||0 %||5 %|
|Mid Term Exam: Written||0 %||20 %||0 %|
|Final Exam: Written||0 %||25 %|
|Exam: Written||0 %||45 %|
Week by Week Schedule
- Project management fundamentals.
- Project management context.
- Project life cycle, basic processes and process groups.
- Project initiation.
- Project planning.
- Project scheduling.
- Invited lecture.
- Mid-term exam.
- Project execution. Project monitoring and control.
- Human resources management.
- Decision making. Delegating. Conflict management.
- Communications management. Negotiating.
- Project recovery. Project closing. Lessons learned.
- Invited lecture
- Final exam