BA4026 Syllabus - Project Management - 2021 Regulation Anna University

BA4026 Syllabus - Project Management - 2021 Regulation Anna University

BA4026

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

 L T P C

3 0 0 3

COURSE OBJECTIVE:
• To learn the fundamental principles and practices of managing projects.

UNIT I

INTRODUCTION TO PROJECT MANAGEMENT

9

Project Management – Definition –Goal - Lifecycles. Project Environments. Project Manager – Roles- Responsibilities and Selection.

UNIT II

PLANNING, BUDGETING AND RISK MANAGEMENT

9

The Planning Process – Work Break down Structure. Cost Estimating and Budgeting - Process, Summaries, schedules and forecasts. Managing risks - concepts, identification, assessment and response planning.

UNIT III

SCHEDULING & RESOURCE ALLOCATION

9

PERT & CPM Networks - Project durations and floats - Crashing – Resource loading and leveling. Simulation for resource allocation. Goldratt‟s Critical Chain.

UNIT IV

PROJECT ORGANISATION & CONFLICT MANAGEMENT

9

Formal Organisation Structure – Organisation Design – Types of project organizations. Conflict – Origin & Consequences. Project Teams. Managing conflict – Team methods for resolving conflict.

UNIT V

CONTROL AND COMPLETION

9

Project Control – Process, Monitoring, Internal and External control, Performance analysis, Performance Index Monitoring. Project Evaluation, Reporting and Termination. Project success and failure - Lessons.

TOTAL: 45 PERIODS

COURSE OUTCOMES:
1. Ability to understand the roles and responsibilities of a project manager
2. Ability to plan and budget projects
3. Ability to schedule and allocate resources to projects
4. Ability to manage project organization
5. Ability to control and complete projects

REFERENCES:
1. John M. Nicholas, Project Management for Business and Technology - Principles and Practice, Second Edition, Pearson Education, 2006.
2. Clifford Gray and Erik Larson, Project Management, Tata McGraw Hill Edition, 2005.
3. Gido and Clements, Successful Project Management, Seventh Edition, Thomson Learning, 2017.
4. Samuel J.M., Jack R.M., Scott M.S., Margaret M.S., and Gopalan M.R., Project Management, First Indian edition, Wiley-India, 2006.
5. Harvey Maylor, Project Management, Third Edition, Pearson Education, 2006.
6. Panneerselvam. R, Senthilkumar. P, Project Management, PHI Learning, 2009.

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