Energy & Sustainability Management PT
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Project Management

level of course unit

Introduction and consolidation

Learning outcomes of course unit

The students are able to:
• Define various tasks in project management
• Define and structure project organizations
• Independently create project plans
• Develop and implement a project controlling system
• Respond agilely to problems and obstacles depending on the situation
• Lead projects in different fields to success

prerequisites and co-requisites


course contents

• Tasks, tools and methods of project management
• Organization: Structural, process and project organization
• Schedule, cost and quality management
• Resource management
• Communication and integration
• Risk management

recommended or required reading

• Patzak, G., Rattay, G., 2017, Projektmanagement: Leitfaden zum Management von Projekten, Projektportfolios und projektorientierten Unternehmen, Wien, Linde
• PMI (Hrsg.), 2017, PMBOK - Project Management Body of Knowledge, 6th Edition, Newtown Square, PMI
• Preußig, J. (2018). Agiles Projektmanagement: Agilität und Scrum im klassischen Projektumfeld, Freiburg, Haufe Verlag
• Timinger, H. (2017). Modernes Projektmanagement: Mit traditionellem, agilem und hybridem Vorgehen zum Erfolg, Weinheim, Wiley Verlag

assessment methods and criteria

Project and examination

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number of ECTS credits allocated


eLearning quota in percent


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planned learning activities and teaching methods

Blended 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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