10 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module provides you with an understanding of the significance of projects as an instrument of business success in engineering organisations. You will learn a range of project management tools, techniques and methodologies throughout the project life cycle. You will develop skills in defining, planning, delivering, and controlling engineering projects. You will also learn the roles and responsibilities of people within engineering projects and understand how to manage teams in engineering projects.

Restrictions on availability: Restricted to students registered on one of the engineering programmes as in A15.

Staff Contact: ZHANG DONG
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Classroom testing, Presentation

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Mechanical Engineering):

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