The course will familiarize students with the key concepts, practices and methods in the field of project management, as well as the role and duties of a project manager. Students become familiar with the basic concepts and practices of project management and can apply key concepts in practice. Students learn the requirements that projects set toward the role and duties of a project manager. The course covers on knowledge, methods and skills in the areas of project planning and control that are needed for managing projects successfully, throughout their life-cycles.
Basic concepts related to projects, project management and project business
The basic methods in project management, including managing project scope, schedule and costs as well as managing resources, procurement and risks
The role of the project manager, particularly in connection with project-based organizing and managing the project team, group work
Selected key issues in project business, such as project marketing and sales, and project-related services