Course objectives. This course provides students a holistic and integrative view of project management. The course covers concepts and skills that are used by IT professionals to propose, plan, secure resources, budget, and lead IT project teams to a successful completion of their projects.

Course Statement of Objectives:

At the completion of this course this student will be able to:

• Identify the different types of information systems project • Understand the effect of the organization strategy on the project management. • Understand the project management frameworks • Identify project managements life cycle methodologies • Understand the project management planning, monitoring, controlling and reporting. • Learn about managing risk, stakeholders, quality, suppliers, and changes during a project management life cycle. • Understand the impact of human leadership on the project management procedure and outcome.

Schedule of sessions :

Week 1 Introduction to Project Management The Project Management and Information Technology Context Introduction to the term Project

Week 2 The Project Management Process Groups: A Case Study Project Integration Management Teams’ presentation and progress report documentation

Week 3 Project Scope Management Project Time Management Teams’ presentation and progress report documentation

Week 4– Project Cost Management

Week 5 Project Quality Management Project Human Resource Management Teams’ presentation and progress report documentation

Week 6 – Project Communication Management Project Risk Management Teams’ presentation and progress report documentation

Week 7 Project Procurement Management Project Stakeholder Management Teams’ presentation and progress report documentation

Week 8 Teams’ presentation of the final project and entire project document Final Exam