Introduction to Project Management
2009-2010 - SMF1201 - 5 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

The students shall:
- have knowledge of the basic elements in project management and project economy
- be able to plan, organise and manage projects
- be able to use techniques and tools for project management


1. Project models
2. Establishing and organising a project
3. Phases of a project
4. Planning and scheduling
5. Economy, budget and estimates

6. Project planning tools

Teaching Methods

Group works

Teaching Methods (additional text)

Group assignments

Form(s) of Assessment


Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Group examening, 8 hours + individual "multichoise" (2-3 hours)

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

To internal examiners

Re-sit examination

Ordinar re-sit examination

Examination support

Group examening, 8 hours, all support Individual "multichoise" (2-3 hours), no support

Coursework Requirements

Compulsory group work and projects

Teaching Materials

Prosjektarbeid; Harald Westhagen, Gyldendal, Akademisk, utgave 5, ISBN 82-05-30539-0

Microsoft Project 2003, Frank Christensen, Datapower Norge AS, ISBN 82-477-1221-0