COIS7479-A Project Mgmt In Comm/Info Syst    (Spring 2014)

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 3 (01/13/2014 - 03/07/2014)

Days: M

Time: 06:00 - 10:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 201

Seats Available: 20 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course focuses on project management through critical examinations of project planning, design, production, documentation, and presentation techniques. The course distinguishes among the three primary purposes of project management: (1) planning and scheduling project tasks, (2) critical diagnosis and prediction of success or failure in meeting schedules, and (3) estimation of requirements for the project. Topics include: problem identification and definition, project design and analysis, feasibility measures, project charting methods (PERT, GANTT, CPM), process documentation techniques, information modeling, project design specifications and error diagnosis, and task monitoring. Various software packages are used as tools to assist in all phases of project management, development, and presentation.

Prerequisite -- INFS6010

About The Instructor

Peter J. Draus, Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems


draus@rmu.edu
412-397-6827 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 304
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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.