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Unit of study_

PMGT5871: Project Process Planning and Control

This unit of study teaches fundamental theory and practice of project planning and control. Project planning and control are the key processes in project management, which moves the project from initiation through all its phases to a successful conclusion. Project planning refers to planning of time, cost and resources adequately to estimate the work needed and to effectively manage risk in a project.

Code PMGT5871
Academic unit Civil Engineering
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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None
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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PMGT6871

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Manage the interfaces and synergies between different components of project such as time,resources and cost
  • LO2. Develop Project scope and work breakdown structure
  • LO3. Make detailed time schedules using alternate formats, including precedence diagram and Gantt chart
  • LO4. Develop stakeholder engagement and communications plan
  • LO5. Develop a project plan and get agreement on it
  • LO6. Define project performance and control cycle.
  • LO7. Develop human resources and procurement plan
  • LO8. Develop project cost and risk register

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