|Course ID:||MGMT 5220. 3 hours. |
|Course Title:||Project Management|
|The planning, scheduling, organizing, implementing, and controlling of single and multiple projects. Project management is an increasing area of concern and requires significantly different approaches to these traditional activities. This course explores traditional and new techniques for this dynamic environment.|
|Oasis Title:||PROJECT MGT|
|Offered every year. |
|Grading System:||A-F (Traditional)|
To introduce the student to the need for and environment of project
To review traditional approaches to planning, organizing, staffing and
controlling of single and multiple projects environments.
To identify problems with traditional approaches to project management.
To present Theory of Constraints approaches to planning, organizing, staffing
and controlling of projects.
To explore the use of project management concepts in a multiproject
Through class exercises and cases and individual and group projects and
simulations, to develop a holistic approach to planning, scheduling and
controlling projects in today's business environment.
The following topics are covered in this course:
The need for projects
Single project and multiproject environments
Planning, scheduling, and controlling using traditional project
management (Program Evaluation and Review Technique).
Problems with traditional single and multiproject methodologies
Planning, scheduling, and controlling using critical chain project management
Performance measurement in projects
Computerized software solutions
|Honor Code Reference:|
All students are responsible for maintaining the highest standards of
honesty and integrity in every phase of their academic careers. The
penalties for academic dishonesty are severe and ignorance is not an
Academic honesty means performing all academic work without plagiarizing,
cheating, lying, tampering, stealing, receiving assistance from any other
person or using any source of information that is not common knowledge.