Welcome to the course Project Management C 7,5 cr

On this page you will find information about your course, course registration and more. Here you will also find your course syllabus and the course timetable.

Course information

This course is a half-time course given between weeks 04-13.
Name of course

Project Management 7,5 credits

Course code

FEG311

Application code

21147

Faculty

Faculty of Education and Business Studies

Course co-ordinator

Ehsanul Huda Chowdhury

E-mail: ehsanul.chowdhury@hig.se
Tel: 026-64 84 87 

Course administration

Eva Persson

E-mail: studentsupport@hig.se

 

Register on your course!

In order to register on your course, you first need to create a user account. Read more about how to activate your user account in our guide, "Five steps to get started".

If you do not register on time, you will lose your place on the course. Please contact your course administrator before the end of the registration period if you are experiencing problems with course registration.

If you are conditionally admitted you are not able to register on the course yourself.

Period for course registration: 2019-01-13 - 2019-01-19

About the course

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course organisation

Course organisation

The course will be conducted through holding six lectures and discussions on the topics of project management. Students are requested to attend the six lectures. Moreover, students need to submit one individual home exam as well as three group assignments namely: group article analysis, group project on managing real life projects and group literature review report on project management topics as part of the evaluation for this course. It is compulsory for the students to attend and participate in the group article analysis seminar and group project seminar.

The students also need to submit their individual home exam and group assignments on safe assign of Blackboard on time as per course schedule to receive grades.

Course literature:
Andersen, Erling, S. (2008), “Rethinking Project Management: An organizational perspective”, London, Prentice Hall, ISBN 978-0-273-71547-4.

Communication

The communication between students and teacher will be face to face during lectures, seminars and pre-scheduled meetings as well as though e-mails and discussions on Blackboard. The course contents, schedules, and information will be uploaded in the Blackboard and all important announcements related to the course will be also on the Blackboard. Moreover, individual or group emails will be sent to the students’ email accounts regarding important matters related to course.

Written exams

Written exams

Registration for exams, including re-takes, is mandatory. You can register for exams via Ladok. You need to register at least ten days before the exam date. If you fail to register you will only be able to sit your exam if there is a n empty place in the exam hall.

If you are a distance study student and want to take your exam off-campus, you need to apply to do so at least three weeks prior to the exam date.

Course evaluation

Course evaluation

After your course has finished you will be sent a we-based course evaluation questionnaire via e-mail. Your participation in the course evaluation is very valuable to us and you comments will help improve and develop the course further. All students registered on the course will receive a report of the course evaluation with all comments compiled.

Service and Support

Accommodation

You need to apply for accommodation yourself. Please remember to do it in good time before your arrival. The University of Gävle does not provide any student accommodation.

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Student Centre

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Tuition fees

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Published by: Eva Persson Page responsible: Lisa Olsson Updated: 2019-12-10
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