Strategic Project Development: Fundamentals
level of course unit
second cycle, Master
Learning outcomes of course unit
Students understand the perspectives of the key stakeholders in project development (investors, operators, financiers, users) and are able to take the steps in preparing a project independently.
prerequisites and co-requisites
Analysis of stakeholder perspectives.
Case studies from the tourism and the leisure industry.
Excursion to successful project developments.
recommended or required reading
Brown, J. T. (2014): The Handbook of Program Management: How to Facilitate Project Success with Optimal Program Management. McGraw-Hill
Esty. B. C. (2004): Modern project finance: a casebook. Wiley
Schmidt, T. (2009): Strategic Project Management Made Simple: Practical Tools for Leaders and Teams. John Wiley & Sons
Wysocki, R. K. (2009): Effective project management: traditional, agile, extreme. Wiley
assessment methods and criteria
language of instruction
number of ECTS credits allocated
planned learning activities and teaching methods
integrated course, case studies, discussion, group work
semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered
name of lecturer(s)
Mark Romanelli, MBA
year of study
1st year of study
recommended optional program components
course unit code
type of course unit
compulsory (seminar degree)
mode of delivery