EGR 440 Course Objectives
as of 11/4/18
1. Understand the importance of the cross-disciplinary (systems based) context of project management.
Project Management Reference Model.
2. Demonstrate the key 10 areas of Project Management knowledge as defined by the Project Management Institute.
The content of the 10 areas of Project Management knowledge.
3. Demonstrate knowledge of Microsoft Project and Excel tools for project planning, scheduling, and resource management.
Sample Problems: Probabilistic PERT and deterministic PERT and Gantt models.
Individual Project: PERT with known durations of activities.
Individual Assignment: Gantt with known durations of activities.
4. Learning by doing-actually manage a project.
Group project and presentation.