Checking date: 17/05/2023

Course: 2023/2024

Project Management in Informatics Engineering
Master in Computer Engineering (Plan: 449 - Estudio: 228)

Coordinating teacher: AMESCUA SECO, ANTONIO DE

Department assigned to the subject: Computer Science and Engineering Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1.- Project Management in Computer Engineering: Introduction 1.1.- Classic approach 1.2.- Agile approach 1.3.- Mixed approach 2.- Project Management in Computer Engineering: Processes and Techniques (mixed approach) 2.1.- Principles 2.2.- Business Case Process 2.3.- Organization Process and Roles 2.4.- Quality Process 2.5.- Planning Process 2.6.- Risk Process 2.7.- Change Process 2.8.- Control and Monitoring Process 3.- Project Management in Computer Engineering: Main Activities (mixed approach) 3.1.- Project Start-up Activities 3.2.- Project Execution Activities 3.3.- Project Control Activities 3.4.- Product Delivery Activities 3.5.- Project Closing Activities
Learning activities and methodology
FORMATION ACTIVITIES AF1 - Theoretical class [23,33 hours, 100 % attendance] AF2 - Practical classes [25 hours, 100% attendance] AF5 - Tutorials [2 hours, 25% attendance] AF6 - Group work [50 hours, 0% attendance] AF7 - Individual student work [77 hours, 0% attendance] AF8 - Midterm and final exams [2 hours] TEACHING METHODOLOGIES MD1 - Lectures in the teacher's class with the support of computer and audiovisual media, in which the main concepts of the subject are developed and the bibliography is provided to complement the students' learning. MD2 - Critical reading of texts recommended by the professor of the subject: Press articles, reports, manuals and / or academic articles, either for later discussion in class, or to expand and consolidate the knowledge of the subject. MD3 - Resolution of practical cases, problems, etc ... raised by the teacher individually or in groups MD4 - Presentation and discussion in class, under the moderation of the teacher, on topics related to the content of the subject, as well as practical cases MD5 - Preparation of works and reports individually or in groups
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 20
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 80
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • AXELOS. Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2. TSO. 2017

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