Course syllabus U15-0003-B - Project Management (FESRD - SS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of European Studies and Regional Development
Course unit code: U15-0003-B
Course unit title: Project Management
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
Semester: Regional Development and Policies of the EU - bachelor (elective), 6. semester
Regional Development and Policies of the EU - bachelor (elective), 6. semester
Level of study: 1., 1. + 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
3-4 presentations of individual parts of the project, semestral work
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The objective of the subject is to provide for students basic knowledge of project management, its content, scope and use in process control. After completition of the subject the student is able to apply knowledge of project management in practice. After completion, students should be familiar with the methods and instruments PM from project definition, planning, management, to evaluation. The student learns that the project is a unique process consisting of a number of coordinated and controlled activities with start and end dates, undertaken to achieve an objective that meets the specific requirements, including the constraints of the time, cost and resources. The project is something that has a beginning and an end, it is characterized by uniqueness, consistency to limited resources, uncertainty and risk. The project is unique and unique set of activities that differ from routine activities not only content, but also a focus target, the project is not periodically recurring work.
Course contents:
The Contents of the curriculum is to provide a basic understanding of project management, its content, scope and use in process control. Students learn to apply project management through practical exercises. After completion, students should be familiar with the methods and tools of project management from project definition, planning, implementation, management, monitoring to evaluation. The student learns that the project is a unique process consisting of a number of coordinated and controlled activities with start and end dates, undertaken to achieve an objective that meets the specific requirements, including the constraints of the time, cost and resources.
Recommended or required reading:
Recommended:
Project Management - A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling Harold Kerzner, Vydavateľstvo: Wiley-Blackwell, ISBN: 9780470278703, 2009
Projektový management, 2., aktualizované a doplněné vydání Alena Svozilová, Vydavateľstvo: Grada, ISBN: 9788024736112, 2011
Projektový manažment, Miroslav Majtán, Vydavateľstvo: Sprint dva, ISBN:9788089393053, 2009

Language of instruction: Slovak
Notes:
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 186

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Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Loreta Schwarczová, PhD. (lecturer)
Ing. Ivan Takáč, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor)
Last modification: 21. 5. 2019
Supervisor: Ing. Ivan Takáč, PhD. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 05/21/2019.

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