Roger D. H. Warburton, Ph.D.
MG415 Class Schedule
Summer II, 2010


This is a preliminary version, which is to be used as information about the course. Once we start, the topics may change depending on what we cover and get to in class.

Wk

Day

Date

Topic

1

Tue

6/29

Introduction & PMI

    The Project: Definition

    PM vs. TD

1

Thu

7/01

Organizational Strategy & Project Selection

    Net Present Value, Portfolios

2

Tue

7/06

Scope

    The Work Breakdown Structure

2

Thu

7/08

WBS in Class Exercise

3

Tue

7/13

Cost Estimation 

     Work Packages

3

Thu

7/15

The Project Plan

    Networks, Critical Path

4

Tue

7/20

The Project Plan II

    MS Project

4

Tue

7/22

Risk & PERT

5

Thu

7/27

Project Performance Measurement
    Earned Value          

5

Tue

7/29

Management vs Leadership in PM

    Ethics & Power

6

Thu

8/03

International Issues

    Final Paper Due

6

Tue

8/05

Final Exam