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EGMT 620: Project Management for Engineers

Jim Breen Instructor: James Breen

Description: This course addresses the fundamentals of project management, and the techniques to ensure successful project execution. The course will look at qualitative and quantitative project management techniques, the impact of technology on PM, cost and schedule controls, financial considerations, leadership, team development, how other industries approach project management, and planning. We will also examine case studies of project management for international projects, different industries, and outsourcing situations.

Prerequisites: None

Required Text:

  • Project Management, The Managerial Process, 5/e.  By Erik W. Larson and Clifford F. Gray.  McGraw Hill Irvin, 2011 ISBN 13: 978-0-07-340334-2
  • Project Management Case Studies, 3/e.  By Harold Kerzner. John Wiley & Sons Inc. 2009 ISBN: 9780470278710.

Scheduled: Winter and Summer