FI:PA179 Project Management - Course Information
PA179 Project ManagementFaculty of Informatics
- Extent and Intensity
- 1/1/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: z (credit).
- RNDr. Jaroslav Ráček, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Jitka Kitner (assistant)
Mgr. Petr Štěpánek (assistant)
- Guaranteed by
- RNDr. Jaroslav Ráček, Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Contact Person: RNDr. Jaroslav Ráček, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
- No pre-requisities.
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
- Fields of study the course is directly associated with
- there are 66 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
- Course objectives
- The course focuses on:
- pre-project phases and project default settings
- project planning and resource allocation
- project risk management
- quality management
- phase of project termination
- process-oriented and competency-oriented PM techniques
- Learning outcomes
- At the end of this course, students should be able to:
- distinguish between good and poor project management practice;
- understand most used PM standards and PM best practices;
- use the principles of selected PM techniques in practice;
- design a simple project and write its documentation;
- Introduction to PM
- PM life cycles
- Risk management
- Project modeling (WBS, Gantt)
- Network diagrams techniques (PERT, CPM)
- Project closure Quality assurance
- QA standards Project management standards
- Process based (PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge, PRINCE 2)
- Competence based (IPMA Competence Baseline) Examples from project management practice
- recommended literature
- A guide to the project management body of knowledge : (PMBOK guide). 4th ed. Newton Square: Project Management Institute, 2008. xxvi, 467. ISBN 9781933890517. info
- IPMA Competence Baseline, v3, International Project Management Association, 2007
- Prince2 study guide. Edited by David Hinde. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Pub., Inc., 2012. lviii, 470. ISBN 9781119970781. info
- MÁCHAL, Pavel, Martina ONDROUCHOVÁ and Radmila PRESOVÁ. Světové standardy projektového řízení : pro malé a střední firmy : IPMA, PMI, PRINCE2. 1. vyd. Praha: Grada, 2015. 138 s. ISBN 9788024753218. info
- not specified
- Leach P. L.: Critical Chain Project Management, Artech House, 2005. ISBN: 1580539033
- Noreen, Eric: The Theory of Constraints and its Implications for Management Accounting, North River Pr, June 1995. ISBN: 978-0-884-27116-1
- Teaching methods
- lectures, class discussion, team project
- Assessment methods
- An accepted seminar project is required prior a written exam.
- Language of instruction
- Further Comments
- The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
- Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
- Enrolment Statistics (recent)
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