The aim of this module is the acquisition of knowledge concerning basic concepts, processes, tools and techniques of project management. Great emphasis is attributed to time and cost management. Software applications are
Course Content (Syllabus)
PROJECT AND PROGRAM MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK
PROJECT LIFE CYCLE
Definition of Project Lifecycle. Phases. Implementation of lifecycle in Project
PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROCESSES
Process groups: initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and control, closing.
WORK BREAKDOWN STRUCTURE AND TIME SCHEDULING
Work breakdown structure (WBS). Critical Path Method (CPM), PERT method.
Budget. Cost estimation techniques. Cash flow. Optimization of costtime.
Earned value method.
Basic concepts. Decision making under risk and uncertainty. Decision trees.
RESOURCES PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT