PROJECT MANAGEMENT FUNDAMENTALS AND ANALYTICS
This course gives students a perspective on what is project management and how different project management techniques are used in practice. Time/Quality/Cost trade-offs are considered in addition to discussing how to manage renewable resources and level resource. Most of the course materials are presented in the context of practical business situations from a variety of fields such as corporate finance, investment management, manufacturing/production, distribution/logistics, purchasing, and human resources. Students master commercial software such as Microsoft Project and Excel add-ins, and through applications learn how to facilitate project management using these packages.