Checking date: 03/07/2021

Course: 2022/2023

Project management and telecommunications policy
Study: Master in Telecommunications Engineering (227)

Coordinating teacher: SANTAELLA VALLEJO, JUAN

Department assigned to the subject: Telematic Engineering Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


The following competences have to be acquired: CG3: Capacity for managing, planning and supervise multidisciplinary teams CG5: Capacity for developing, strategic planning, steering, coordinating and technical and economic managing projects in every scope of telecommunications engineering followingthe appropriate environmental and quality criteria CG6: Capacity for executive management, technical management and project management of research, development and innovation projects in enteerprises and in technology centres CG10: Capacity for applying the economic, human resource and project management principles as well as the legislation, regulation and standardization of telecommmunications CG13: Knowledge, understanding and capacity for applying the required legislation in the exercise of profession of Telecommunicatiuons Engineer CE17: Capacity for developing, steering, coordinating and technical and economic managing projects about: telecommunications systems, neworks, infrastructures, services and facilities including including supervision and coordination of its partial sub-projects of their corresponding ancillary work, such us common telecommunications facilities in buidings or residential premises, including projects of digital home, telecommunication facilities in transport and environment, with its ancillary installations of power supply and electromagnetic emisions evaluation and compatibility
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Concept, Phases ans structures of the organization of a project Integrated Management of Projects Conctracting and subcontracting Projects Projects Evaluation General Planing Programming Projects: PERT Methodology and precedents Programming techniques with limited resources. Heuristics Programming Techniques for balancing resources expenditure Advance Monitoring: PERT-cost methodology Classical Organization of Documents Telecommunication Standards Multidisciplinary Projects Concurrent Engineering Practical cases: Projects with energy supply, evaluation of electromagnetic compatibility about: 1. Telecomunication sytems, networks, infrastructures and services includin supervision and coordination of partially subcontracted projects 2. Digital Home 3. Infrastrucutures for transport and Energy management
Learning activities and methodology
Learning activities include: Tutorials, solving doubts classes for reduced number of participants, presentations made by the students, individual tutorial and personnal assignements, incding problems setting, testing and exams, oriented to the approriation of technical background Individual tutoring and individual assignement
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50
Calendar of Continuous assessment

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.