DeGroote School of Business

Course Description

K731 - Project Management

The role of project management in a cross section of applications such as information technology, product development, and construction is emphasized. Topics covered include project types, life cycles, project attribute estimation, and project portfolio evaluation and selection. Management issues related to planning, organization, project manager selection, subcontracting, scheduling, resource allocation, and project monitoring and control are discussed. The Microsoft Project software tool will be introduced for project scheduling and management. Special topics addressed include installation of ERP systems such as SAP, management of virtual project groups at remote sites through network communications, and project implementation of systems in highly advanced and/or disruptive technologies, such as eBusiness. The course includes relevant case studies, student projects, and presentations by invited speakers.

  • Prerequisite: K603, OR I603 and I604

Course Offerings

Fall 2024

Code Section Outline
K731 C01
K731E C02

Winter 2024

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K731 C01 Outline
K731 E C02 Outline

Fall 2023

Code Section Outline
K731 C01 Outline
K731 E C02 Outline

Winter 2023

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K731 CO1 Outline
K731E CO2 Outline

Fall 2022

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K731 C01 Outline
K731 E C02 Outline

Winter 2022

Code Section Outline
K731 C01 Outline
K731 E C02 Outline

Fall 2021

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K731 C01 Outline
K731 E C02

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