Project Management

Introduction, definition and terminology of project management, the success of a project, project management - processes and methods, project creation and project commissioning, project organisation, project type (commitment from methods to goals, milestones, resources, costs planning, stakeholder analysis etc), teamwork in projects, project coordination, project controlling, project marketing, project documentation, project risks and project continuity, quality management in projects, project closure, implementation in a project oriented enterprise. Application of project management tools, exercise examples (group work) and discussion, consistent case study results.

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 Schelle, Ottmann/Pfeiffer (2009): Projektmanager GPM: Projektmanagement Aktuell (2-monatlich)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Vortrag, Beispiele, Projektarbeit,

Assessment methods and criteria

tutorial part: continous assessment (assignements, presentations, participation); lecture part: final exam

Prerequisites and co-requisites

general business management fundamentals

Infos

Degree programme

European Economy and Business Management (English)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

3.00

Language of instruction

English

Curriculum

Full-Time

Academic year

2021

Semester

5 WS

Incoming

No

Learning outcome

After the completion of this course students will be familiar with the major instruments of modern project management and will therefore be able to successfully take on either the role of a project participant or a project leader in professional practice. The students will possess the basic knowledge that will enable them to participate in the certification process as junior project manager (IPMA Level D). The students will be in the position to apply, with the aid of simple examples, the technical competences they would have learned in this course and related PM methods.

Course code

1389-13-01-VZ-EN-46