Project Management

General Information
3 hours, starts October 11th
Teacher: 
dr Agnieszka Faron
Room: 
203
ECTS: 
3
Number of Hours: 
30
Friday 10:00 - 12:15
Preliminary requirements: 

Basic knowledge in the area of economics and management, Computer skills, team work skills

Course Description: 

1. Basic terms linked with projects and project management

2. Methodologies in project management

3. Project environment and goals

4. Project management life cycle and process

5. Building and managing project team

Aims of the course: 

1. To present students fundamentals of projects and project management

2. To familiarize students with project lifecycle and its elements

3. To create skills to plan, implement, manage and evaluate project with the use of an appropriate methodologies

Teaching methods: 

Teaching methods: lecture, multiple group project, case studies, group dynamics techniques,

Evaluation & Completion: 

- preparation and implementation of a project (individual or group),
- oral presentation (group),
- participation in classes and timeless of preparing required elements of a project

- monitoring attendance and progress on the course subject matter, - preparing and implementing a project (group),

- presentation (group)

Basic Literature: 

1. A guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, PMBOK.

2. H. Kerzner, Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling, 2009.

3. J.Meredith, S.Mantel, Project Management: A Managerial Approach, A Guide to the Project Management, Wiley, 2009.