Project Management, 6 credits (TEIO87)

Projektledning, 6 hp

Main field of study

Industrial Engineering and Management

Level

First cycle

Course type

Programme course

Examiner

Dzamila Bienkowska

Director of studies or equivalent

Dag Swartling
Course offered for Semester Period Timetable module Language Campus VOF
6CIEN Electronics Design Engineering, M Sc in Engineering 7 (Autumn 2017) 1, 2 1, 1 Swedish Norrköping v
6CKTS Communication and Transportation Engineering, M Sc in Engineering 7 (Autumn 2017) 1, 2 1, 1 Swedish o
6CMEN Media Technology and Engineering, M Sc in Engineering 7 (Autumn 2017) 1, 2 1, 1 Swedish v

Main field of study

Industrial Engineering and Management

Course level

First cycle

Advancement level

G2X

Course offered for

  • Electronics Design Engineering, M Sc in Engineering
  • Communication and Transportation Engineering, M Sc in Engineering
  • Media Technology and Engineering, M Sc in Engineering

Entry requirements

Note: Admission requirements for non-programme students usually also include admission requirements for the programme and threshold requirements for progression within the programme, or corresponding.

Prerequisites

Completed studies first three years in an Master of Science in engineering program

Intended learning outcomes

After the course the student should be able to:

  • Apply models and theories of organization and leadership in various industrial projects
  • Explain consequences of different styles of project management for individuals, groups and results
  • Understand and explain how project teams develop and which factors affect their development

Course content

Project leadership. Project and organization. Project team development. Group norms and group roles in projects. Conflict management and resolution. Motivation and incentives.

Teaching and working methods

The course is comprised of lectures and seminars, as well as practical excercises.
The course runs over the entire autumn semester.

Examination

TEN1Written examinationU, 3, 4, 53 credits
UPG1Project WorkU, G3 credits

Grades

Four-grade scale, LiU, U, 3, 4, 5

Other information

Supplementary courses: Project-based organisation and management

Department

Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

Director of Studies or equivalent

Dag Swartling

Examiner

Dzamila Bienkowska

Course website and other links

Education components

Preliminary scheduled hours: 48 h
Recommended self-study hours: 112 h

Course literature

Jansson & Ljung (2011): Individer, grupper och ledarskap i projekt. (Studentlitteratur) Ytterligare valbar litteratur tillkommer i samband med rapportskrivning
Jansson & Ljung (2011): Individer, grupper och ledarskap i projekt. (Studentlitteratur) Ytterligare valbar litteratur tillkommer i samband med rapportskrivning
TEN1 Written examination U, 3, 4, 5 3 credits
UPG1 Project Work U, G 3 credits

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