Welcome to the course Project Management for Distance Studies, 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 35-44.
Name of course

Project Management

Course code

FEG 311

Application code

11128 and 11191


Faculty of Education and Business Studies

Course co-ordinator

Svante Brunåker
E-mail: Svante.Brunaker@hig.se

Phone: +4626648883

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: 16 August - 29 August

About the course

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course organisation and communication

Course organisation

Course will be organized through Canvas. Students will automatically be enrolled on the course in Canvas once they have registered for their course in Ladok.

The course will be conducted through holding discussions via Zoom and recorded lectures on the topics of project management. Students are requested to attend the scheduled lectures. Moreover, students need to submit the following assignments to complete the course. Individual home exam, individual article analysis, group assignments on management of real life projects, and literature review on project management topics. It is compulsory for the students to attend and participate in the individual article analysis seminar and group project seminar. Seminars will be held through Zoom.

Course starts on September 1st at 10.00-12.00 and will be conducted via Zoom. Make sure you are logged in five minutes before class starts. Your name (First name Last name) must be visible on screen. You will find a link to our first meeting on Canvas/Announcements.

Course literature:
Tonnquist, B. 2018. Project Management: A Guide to the Theory and Practice of Project Methodology and Agile Methods. Stockholm, Sanoma Utbildning (Latest edition).


The communication between students and teacher will be through Zoom during lectures, seminars and pre-scheduled meetings as well as though e-mails and discussions on Canvas. The course contents, timetables, and information will be uploaded on Canvas for the course. All announcements related to the course will be also on Canvas. Moreover, individual or group emails will be sent to the students’ email accounts regarding matters related to course.

Once again, welcome to the course!

Dr. Svante Brunåker, Dr. and Ehsanul Huda Chowdhury, Course instructors

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 didn't register in time, you can not take your exam. No exceptions are made from this rule, we do not accept registrations when the deadline is passed.

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.

Publicerad av: Victoria Higuita Otero Sidansvarig: Maria Strand Sidan uppdaterades: 2021-06-30
Högskolan i Gävle
Box 801 76 GÄVLE
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