Project Management

Course Code BUSN-301
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This is an introductory course, which provides an overview of all aspects of project management functions, with emphasis on planning and controlling Electronic Commerce/Information Systems (IS) projects. The topics covered will include project scope definition, the work breakdown structurre, project management process, importance of communication and team building, project management stragegies, and role of a project manager. The students will also get a hands-on experience in using project management software (MS Project 2000), and using the software they will be able to create and orgaize project plans, schedule tasks, assign resources to the tasks, determine the critical path, evaluate and adjust schedules, and prepare progress reports.