Fundamentals of Project Management

Introduction, definition and disambiguation of project (management), project success, project management processes and methods, project creation and project commissioning, project organization, project launch (using methods for target and productivity planning, scheduling, resource and cost planning, stakeholder analysis, …), teamwork in projects, project coordination, project controlling, project marketing, project documentation, project risk and discontinuity, quality management in projects, project close, introduction to the project-oriented enterprise. Application of project management in exercise examples (group work) and discussion of general results of case studies.

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Patzak/Rattay(2009): Projektmanagement Gareis(2006): Happy Projects PMI (2010): PMBoK Guide , 4. Ausgabe IPMA (2006): ICB - IPMA Competence Baseline 3.0 PMA (2008) PM Baseline 3.0 GPM: Projektmanagement Aktuell (2-monatlich) PMI: PMI Today, PM Network (monatlich) www.projektmagazin.de

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lectures and independent study of selected course content as well as practice sessions

Assessment methods and criteria

continuous assessment

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Module "Wirtschaft 1"

Infos

Degree programme

Logistics & Transport Management (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

3.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Part-Time

Academic year

2021

Semester

4 SS

Incoming

Yes

Learning outcome

After the completion of the course, the students will be able to explain the most important tools and methods of modern project management and apply them to real-world problems, as well as being able to be part of projects as project team members or take over the role of a project manager successfully. In addition, students will be able to participate in the certification process as Junior Project Managers (IPMA Level D).

Course code

0391-11-06-BB-DE-41