Credits: 10

Schedule: 02.01.2018 - 28.05.2018

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

III-V 2019-2020 (spring).

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After completing the course, the student is able to describe typical phases of a project and use common project management tools and methods. Further, the student knows the benefits of project planning, is able to create a project plan and is able to identify risks and make a mitigation plan.

After completing the course, the student has an experience of completing a real project. Student can work in a group, has experience of reaching intermediate timeline milestones, is able to explain quality requirements of in-project deliverables, and is able to communicate within project team as well as with external stakeholders. The student is also able to evaluate the outcome of the project and knows how to write a final report.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Introduction to common project management tools, introduction to project management methods, risk management, resourcing, standardization and standards, product development process.

Student groups will plan and realize a real project work assigned by the teachers and researchers of the department. The final outcome of the project will be reported to the stakeholders.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, exercises, group exercises, homework. Working in a project, competing the project, self-assessment, peer-review.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 50 h, independent studies 227 h

Compulsory attendance (Seminars): 10 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

ELEC-E8002 Project work A - Theory and ELEC-E8003 Project work B - Practice

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=ELEC-E8004

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Bachelor degree in the field and the mandatory courses of AEE program and those of the chosen study path offered in the first two periods.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

0-5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

WebOodi

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course is for master students in AEE program and the course may limit the registered students.

Language class 3: English

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