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CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Introduction to Project Management

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Code Completion Credits Range
BD6B36ZPR KZ 3 6KP+6KC
Lecturer:
Pavel Náplava (guarantor), Jan Kubr
Tutor:
Pavel Náplava (guarantor), Jan Kubr
Supervisor:
Department of Computer Science
Synopsis:

The course introduces students to the general (not only IT) basics of project management. In addition to basic project management concepts (planning, organization, etc.) students also get practical experiences from team cooperation (information sharing, communication, etc.). All presented topics are practiced and extended in the consecutive courses.

Requirements:

No prerequisites are required

Syllabus of lectures:

1. Course introduction, project infrastructure, and documentation - repository, wiki, issue tracking system.

2. Project definition, project characteristics, and phases, introduction to team organization and cooperation.

3. Introduction to project planning, project management, and quality assurance, project evaluation.

4. IT project management in practice, typical project issues, project management best practices.

Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Introduction - course, project repository, and issue tracking system; creating teams and projects assignment.

2. Project documentation - vision, working on the project.

3. Project plan, working on the project.

4. The final project presentation, closing project.

Study Objective:

The course graduates are aware of project management aspects. They know and understand project management and team cooperation basics. They are also able to use tools, necessary for software development in a team - for example, issue tracker, wiki, etc.

Study materials:

Recommended literature (in Czech):

J. Doležal, J. Krátký, Projektový management v praxi, Naučte se řídit projekty!, Grada, 2016

A. Svozilová, Projektový management, Systémový přístup k řízení projektů - 3., aktualizované a rozšířené vydání, GRADA, 2016

M. D. Rosenau, Řízení projektů, Computer Press, 2003

Note:
Further information:
https://moodle.fel.cvut.cz/courses/B6B36ZPR
No time-table has been prepared for this course
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-10-15
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet4487206.html