level of course unit
Learning outcomes of course unit
By the end of this course students will be able to structure, plan and responsibly manage (with the aid of standard project-planning software) large-scale projects and manage the team. They will also be capable of compiling a customer requirement specification and final report.
prerequisites and co-requisites
The course 'Project Management' will provide students with an overview of the topic and focuses on the organisation of project management and teams, as well as the planning of projects. Furthermore, the course will cover writing customer requirement specifications and the knowledge of how to deal with any difficulties that may arise with the project itself, or with the team members. The practical application of the course material will be looked at in the second half of the course, in which the students will also be instructed in the application of a marketable project management tool.
recommended or required reading
Kerzner, H. (2013). Project Management: A systems approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling. Wiley.
Berkun, S. (2008). Making Things Happen: Mastering Project Management. O´Reilly Media
assessment methods and criteria
Scientific paper and/or presentation
language of instruction
number of ECTS credits allocated
planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, group work, presentation and task discussion
semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered
name of lecturer(s)
Callanan Karen , B.Comm, MBS
year of study
recommended optional program components
course unit code
type of course unit
mode of delivery