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Project Management II

Module name (EN): Project Management II
Degree programme: Electrical Engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2005
Module code: E713
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 3V+1U (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 7
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Project work, oral examination (15 min.)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
E713 Electrical Engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2005, semester 7, optional course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 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
Dipl.-Ing. Armin Diebold

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Learning outcomes:
In this module students of electrical and electronic engineering and mechanical engineering will acquire a more detailed understanding of project management. Students will learn to view the progress of a project from a technical and engineering perspective as well as from a business and economic standpoint. After completing this module, students will be able to manage the organization, process coordination and costing of a project, and will be able to monitor project progress relative to the specified project goals.

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Module content:
Analysis and processing of offers
Project structuring
Project planning
Critical path analysis
Structures, assignment/distribution of tasks
Financial planning and control of projects
Milestone Trend Analysis (MTA)
Multi-factor analysis
Percentage-of-completion methods
Contract law and contract management
Risk and chance management
Change management
Quality management
Personnel management and cooperation
The project manager: Selection, appointment, duties, responsibilities and powers

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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:  Projektmanagement, 6. Aufl.
Herausgeber: Siemens AG, Berlin / München, Verlag: Publicis Corporate Publishing, Erlangen, 2002

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