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|Offered at:||(B, X)|
|Unit chair:||B Fraunholz|
|Contact hours:||1 x 3 hour seminar per week|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
This unit examines project management in the exciting, dynamic, innovative, virtual, information enabled, knowledge intensive organisational environment. Consequently, this unit emphasises skills as well as techniques that can be derived from traditional project management and explores innovations relevant for the successful management of projects. It also investigates the task of managing project knowledge which is regarded as a central skill for managing future projects. The project management methodology taught in this unit is based on the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK). Topics covered in this unit include: overviews of project management; the virtual context; planning processes; project communication; human and social aspects of project management; procurement tools; techniques and enabling technologies.
Written assignment 5000 words 40%, examination 3 hours 60%
Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 45% of the marks available on the examination.
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