This CDEN module intends to provide students with self-learning materials of project management. It is intended for junior engineering students in any discipline.
This module systematically introduces the fundamentals of project management, widely used tools and methods, and management processes that actually occurs in the industrial process. The contents of the module include: essential concepts-, time management-, quality management-, cost management-, risk management-, and maintenance management of project management. Six real cases are presented in Chapter 7 as case study materials. The reasons of the successes and failures of these cases are presented.
The whole module can be downloaded as a zip file (about 3.5MB). It contains 11 PDF files that are live-linked to each other. These should be kept in the same directory.
[Description and screenshot taken from the wiki page for this module. Materials are used under the terms of a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license.]Link: http://deseng.ryerson.ca/xiki/Dcl/Main:Foundations_of_project_management
Author: Qikai Zhang; Liuchen Chang
Publication Date: 2006-10-17
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