Excerpt from course description

Project Management


The course starts with an introduction to project management. The students will be given an understanding of what a project is and a foundation for planning, organizing and controlling projects. The course will further give an understanding of the problems of project work and will by the help of theory and practical examples show how to manage a project to achieve the goals.

Course content

  • Project characteristics
  • Project selection
  • Project success criteria
  • Project management
  • Project planning
  • Project control
  • Risk management
  • Conflict management
  • Project organization
  • Stakeholder management and project relations
  • Project portfolio
  • Contract administration
  • Benefit realization
  • Culture and international projects
  • Sustainable project management


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