Project Management (IND510)

The course gives an introduction and overview of the fundamentals of traditional project management.


Course description for study year 2023-2024. Please note that changes may occur.

Facts

Course code

IND510

Version

1

Credits (ECTS)

5

Semester tution start

Autumn

Number of semesters

1

Exam semester

Autumn

Language of instruction

English

Content

The main themes are: Historical development - Projects as complex tasks - Projects as temporary organisations - Projects as intentional social systems - Techniques for planning and control - Organisation and leadership - From project management to management of projects - Programmes and other clusters of projects

Learning outcome

Knowledge:

  • After finishing the course, the students should have acquired relevant knowledge needed to conduct project management.

Skills:

  • After finishing the course, the students should have acquired relevant skills needed to conduct project management.

General competence:

  • After finishing the course, the students should have acquired relevant competence needed to conduct project management.

Required prerequisite knowledge

None

Exam

Form of assessment Weight Duration Marks Aid
Written exam 1/1 3 Hours Letter grades Basic calculator

Digital exam (INSPERA)

Course teacher(s)

Course coordinator:

Sindre Lorentzen

Head of Department:

Tore Markeset

Method of work

Lectures and optional exercises

Overlapping courses

Course Reduction (SP)
Project Management 1 (MIN110_1) 5

Open for

Admission to Single Courses at the Faculty of Science and Technology Biological Chemistry - Master of Science Degree Programme City and Regional Planning - Master of Science City and Regional Planning - Master of Science Degree Programme, Five Years Computer Science - Master of Science Degree Programme Environmental Engineering - Master of Science Degree Programme Industrial economics - Master of Science Degree Programme Industrial Economics - Master of Science Degree Programme, Five Year Industrial Automation and Signal Processing - Master's Degree Programme - 5 year Robot Technology and Signal Processing - Master's Degree Programme Structural and Mechanical Engineering - Master of Science Degree Programme Structural and Mechanical Engineering - Master of Science Degree Programme. Five Years Mathematics and Physics - Master of Science Degree Programme Industrial Asset Management - Master of Science Degree Programme Marine and Subsea Technology, Master of Science Degree Programme, Five Years Marine and Offshore Technology - Master of Science Degree Programme Petroleum Geosciences Engineering - Master of Science Degree Programme Petroleum Engineering - Master of Science Degree Programme Petroleum Engineering - Master of Science Degree Programme, Five Years Technical Societal Safety, Master of Science Degree Programme Risk Management - Master's Degree Programme (Master i teknologi/siviling.) Exchange programme at Faculty of Science and Technology

Course assessment

There must be an early dialogue between the course coordinator, the student representative and the students. The purpose is feedback from the students for changes and adjustments in the course for the current semester.In addition, a digital course evaluation must be carried out at least every three years. Its purpose is to gather the students experiences with the course.

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