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Project Management

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Project Management
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016
Module code: KI840
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2V (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 2
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Project work with student presentations

[updated 29.06.2007]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

KI840 (P222-0063) Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016 , semester 2, mandatory course
PIM-WN12 (P221-0167) Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 3, optional course, not informatics specific
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
KI900 Study Project or Industrial Placement

[updated 01.04.2003]
Module coordinator:
Dipl.-Ing. Michael Sauer
Dipl.-Ing. Michael Sauer

[updated 09.05.2014]
Learning outcomes:
This module aims to teach students the particular challenges associated with the planning, management and financial control of projects. A key focus of the course is on explaining and applying established project management methods. Students should acquire the skills to be able to actively participate in a project team.

[updated 29.06.2007]
Module content:
The importance of projects in industry and commerce
Definition of project and project management
Methods of project management
Special features of software projects
Joint project work with the modules ‘Software Development for Communication Networks’ and ‘Business English’.

[updated 29.06.2007]
Recommended or required reading:
BURGHARDT M., Projektmanagement, Publics MCD Verlag, 2000
WESTERMANN R.: Projektmanagement mit System. Gabler Verlag 2001
HIRZEL M., Multiprojektmanagement. FAZ-Verlag 2002

[updated 29.06.2007]
Module offered in:
SS 2017, SS 2016, SS 2015, SS 2014, SS 2013, ...
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