Credits: 6

Schedule: 02.01.2018 - 16.02.2018

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Matti Rossi

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

V Spring (2018-2019) Otaniemi campus (teaching period will be confirmed in the autumn 2018 by Academic Committee for Business and Economics KAAK)

V Spring (2019-2020) Otaniemi campus (teaching period will be confirmed in the autumn 2018 by Academic Committee for Business and Economics KAAK)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The students will have both theoretical and practical knowledge of consulting and project management. The students learn how to work on a real world assignment and how to manage a small consulting project and present the project results to clients.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Roughly 50 % of the lectures deal with issues in project management and 50 % about consulting. The project management part deals with advanced issues of project work.
The students are expected to actively participate in classes and assignments during the course. All the assignments will be done in groups.
A project management software is used in the exercises to manage the consulting assignment.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course evaluation contains of several assignments, such as a project status report, a final project report, a consulting assignment report, learning diary and peer review reports on two other groups’ assignments.

Weights
50 % assignments and final report
45 % learning diary
5%    peer review reports

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures = 24 hours
Class preparation = 20 hours
Exercises = 116 hours
Total = 160 hours (6 credits)

 

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Materials on the course home pages in MyCourses.

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=37E01500

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

0-5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Via WebOodi, maximum number of students admitted is 80.

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Students are required to be present in the final presentations of the course results.

A maximum number of 80 students are admitted to the course. Students are prioritized:

1. ISM master's students

2. All other students

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