Checking date: 01/05/2019

Course: 2019/2020

Technical Office
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Mechanical Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
No prerequisites.
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
- Knowledge and ability to organize and manage projects. - Knowledge of the organizational structure and functions of a project office.
Description of contents: programme
- Project concept - Project management methodology - Project phases - Project planning and control - Project evaluation - Project supply management - Project organization types - Classic documentary project organization - Organizational structure and functions of a project office - Legislation. Environmental Aspects
Learning activities and methodology
Lectures, exercises, practical sessions, cases and assignments to be carried out by the students and discussed during the sessions, complementary readings.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • Carrasco, J.; Ramos, R.. Manual de planificación y gestión de proyectos administrativos. Instituto Nacional de Administración Pública. 1986
Additional Bibliography
  • Kerzner, H.. Project management: a systems approach to planning, scheduling and controlling. John Wiley & Sons. 2006
  • Heredia, R.. Dirección integrada de proyecto -DIP- : Project Management. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Industriales. 1999
  • Project Management Institute. A guide to the project management body of knowledge: PMBOK guide. Project Management Institute. 2008

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.