Instruction

Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Project management 2 Cr Lecture Course 25.3.2020 - 27.3.2020
Project management and leadership 2 Cr Lecture Course 29.10.2019 - 1.11.2019
Project management and leadership 2 Cr Lecture Course 3.4.2019 - 5.4.2019
Project management and leadership 2 Cr Lecture Course 21.3.2018 - 23.3.2018

Target group

YEB Doctoral school, transferable skills.
Limited access to students from other Doctoral schools.

Learning outcomes

Know what the discipline of Project management is, its current state and the existing standards. Learn what does and doesn't work in a research environment and why. Learn how to efficiently organize work towards a goal. Be able to develop a professional project's schedule and budget. Learn Good practices for communication within a Project, influence others and act in a crisis.

The course will give a solid grasp of the Project Management discipline and possibilities for its application to projects in different fields.

Timing

During Doctoral studies, organized once a year.

Contents

Work motivation, communication, the nature of work groups and teams, starting a Project, decision trees and process maps, scheduling a Project, developing a Project schedule, budgeting a Project, risk management in projects, Project execution and closure, leadership, persuasion and influence.

Completion

Consists of 10 lectures and 3 practical sessions delivered in three days. The course will give you a solid grasp of the Project Management discipline and possibilities for its application to projects in different fields.

85% presence.

Additional information

In English.