Industrial Management

Applied Project Management

Seminar, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

Planning, conducting and documenting a kick-off workshop.
Devising a complete project plan/organisation - in particular the project structure and schedule; as a result writing a project letter of intent/order.
Practical success factors for managing and implementing a project.

Learning outcomes

The students are able to
analyse professionally relevant problems posed within projects, derive suggestions for solutions and assess processed results.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

• Sterrer, Winkler: Setting Milestones: Projektmanagement Methoden - Prozesse - Hilfsmittel
• Sterrer, Winkler: Let your projects fly
• Patzak, Rattay: Projektmanagement: Leitfaden zum Management von Projekten, Projektportfolios und projektorientierten Unternehmen
• Literature pertaining to the topics and issues to be resolved during the professional internship semester.

The lecturer agrees to pass on an updated list of recommended literature to the students in accordance with the syllabus.

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites

all lectures from the previous semesters

Assessment methods and criteria

continuous assessment