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Project Management I

Module name (EN): Project Management I
Degree programme: Electrical Engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2005
Module code: E711
SAP-Submodule-No.: P211-0254
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 1V+1U (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 3
Semester: 7
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Project work, oral examination (15 min.)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
E711 (P211-0254) Electrical Engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2005, semester 7, optional course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 90 hours (equivalent to 3 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 67.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Winternheimer
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Winternheimer

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Learning outcomes:
This module aims to teach students of electrical and electronic engineering and mechanical engineering the fundamentals of project management. After completing this course, students will be competent in systematically applying problem solving, decision making and risk management techniques. They will be acquainted with and will know how to use the standard project management tools and methods and will be in a position to make a positive contribution to a project team.

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Module content:
Fundamentals of project management
Systematic root cause analysis
Systematic analysis and assessment of decision-making alternatives
Recognizing and managing risk over the course of a project
Planning project progress
Working in a project team

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Teaching methods/Media:
Lecture notes, overhead transparencies, blackboard, PC, video projector

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Recommended or required reading:
Seibert, Siegfried:  Technisches Management, B.G. Teubert Stuttgart Leipzig, 1998
Burghardt, Manfred:  Einführung in Projektmanagement
Publicis KommunikationsAgentur GmbH, GWA Erlangen, 2002

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