Electronics and Computer Engineering

Project Management

Seminar, 1.00 ECTS

 

Course content

  • Project definition, project types, project orientation, project management approach
  • Project scoping and project context analysis
  • Roles within a project, demands on project manager and team members
  • Performance planning using a work breakdown structure
  • Time scheduling
  • Resource and cost planning
  • Project manual

Exercises give students the opportunity to prepare the planning documents for the project.

Learning outcomes

Graduates

  • are familiar with methods and processes of project management,
  • know the principles of project planning, project organisation and project controlling,
  • are able to prepare a project manual and the relevant planning documents.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books:

  • Sterrer, Winkler: Setting milestones: Projektmanagement; Methoden, Prozesse, Hilfsmittel

Mode of delivery

Seminar

Prerequisites and co-requisites

  • Technology Management 3

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment