Project management and leadership
2011-2012 - SMF1212 - 10 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
-have nowledge aboat basic elements in projekt management, team management and leadership.
- know and be able to use, systematic and creative problemsolving technikes


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
7. Creative problemsolving
8. Memory charts
9. Project leadership

Teaching Methods

Group works

Teaching Methods (additional text)

Group assignments

Form(s) of Assessment

Multiple Choice Test(s)
Home exam, 24 hours

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Group examening, 24 hours + individual "multichoise" (2-3 hours)

Grading Scale

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

External/internal examiner

Internal, external every 4. year, next time in 2014

Re-sit examination

Ordinar re-sit examination

Examination support

Group examening, 24 hours, all support. Individual "multichoise" (2-3 hours), no support.

Coursework Requirements

Compulsory group work and projects

Teaching Materials

  • Prosjektarbeid, utviklings- og endringskompetanse,Westhagen, Gyldendal, Akademisk, utgave 6, ISBN 978-82-05383616
  • Prosjektledelse, Wendy Briner, Colin Hastings og Michael Geddes, Gyldendal akademisk, ISBN 978-82-00452676