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Valid for year : 2012
TEIO88 Project Management, 6 ECTS credits.



Prel. scheduled hours: 20
Rec. self-study hours: 140

  Area of Education: Technology

Main field of studies: Other subjects

  Advancement level (G1, G2, A): A

After the course the student should
  • Compare how different contingencies affect projects and project management
  • Discuss and apply suitable models and methods for project planning and result monitoring during the different phases of the project monitoring during the different phases of the project
  • Analyse the interplay between the projects and line organizations
  • Understand the role of the project manager and contrast different roles in project organizations

Prerequisites: (valid for students admitted to programmes within which the course is offered)
A Bachelor's degree in Science or Engineering

Note: Admission requirements for non-programme students usually also include admission requirements for the programme and threshhold requirements for progression within the programme, or corresponding.

Supplementary courses:
Project Based Organisation and Management

The course takes a starting point in a list with requirements on necessary competencies for a project manager. This competence baseline is used for professional certification by international associations: PMI and IPMA. The course consists of lectures and seminars. The student also practically applies project methodology in exercises. The course runs over the entire autumn semester. Kursen tar sin utgångspunkt i de krav på kompetenser hos en projektledare som ställs av internationella organisationer för projektledarcertifiering: PMI och IPMA. Kursen består av föreläsningar och seminarier. Studenterna tillämpar dessutom projektmetoder i olika övningar. Kursen pågår under hela höstterminen.

Course contents:
  • Project models, project terminology and project methodology
  • Project planning and monitoring
  • The character of different kinds of project
  • The project’s interplay with the company’s line organization

Course literature:
Tonnquist: Project Management

Written examination

Course language is English.
Department offering the course: IEI.
Director of Studies: Nicolette Lakemond
Examiner: Gunnel Sundberg
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Last updated: 06/09/2017