Facility & Real Estate Management PT
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Project Management & Practical Project I

level of course unit

Introduction and consolidation

Learning outcomes of course unit

The students are able to:
• Independently identify problems and tasks from a given objective
• Collect and analyze data independently
• Independently develop solutions and present results
• Independently acquire specialist knowledge for solving specific problems and implement this knowledge in line with the situation
• Name project management methods and apply the structures and processes of a defined project independently using supporting project management tools.
• Communicate in a situation-appropriate and personal manner

prerequisites and co-requisites

all contents of the modules from semesters 1, 2 and 3.

course contents

• Fundamentals of project management and application of supporting tools
o Project planning (project organization, resource planning with time planning as well as cost, finance and budget planning)
o Project management (time management, cost control and accounting, team leadership, quality management for projects)
• 67% of the module consists of independent implementation of a project based on a given objective in small groups. The students are responsible for planning, coordination, budgeting, control, communication and reporting as well as finding solutions. The role of the course leader is focused on coaching the students.

recommended or required reading

• Patzak, G., Rattay, G. (2014) Projektmanagement: Leitfaden zum Management von Projekten, Projektportfolios und projektorientierten Unternehmen. Linde.
• PMI Institute, 2009. A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
• Kraus, G. und R. Westermann, 2004. Projektmanagement mit System. Wiesbaden

assessment methods and criteria

Project and Portfolio

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number of ECTS credits allocated


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planned learning activities and teaching methods

Blended learning and problem-based & project-based learning

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Director of Studies

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type of course unit

integrated lecture

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