Instructor: Dr Darya Duma
Available as part of the specialized program Global Project Management in the 21st Century: Engineering in an Interdisciplinary Age in Summer 2018.
This course will cover the knowledge areas and processes of the globally-recognized PM Body of Knowledge: integration, scope, cost, time, risk, human resources, stakeholders and procurement management. The focus will be a practical, applied approach, utilizing the global city of London, its engineering firms, experts, practitioners and massive engineering undertakings (The Shard, Cross-Rail, the Eurotunnel, the Thames Barrier, etc.) to investigate the problems, challenges and successes of managing global engineering projects. Note that the first week of instruction for this course will be held at Queen’s, prior to the start of the 6-week BISC-based workshop.
PREREQUISITE(S): APSC 221 or CHEE 310 or permission of the instructor. Students should have taken engineering economics prior to taking the Global Project Management courses, however it is not critical, if you have not yet completed APSC 221 or CHEE 310, please e-mail Lynann Clapham to discuss the possibility of a prerequisite waiver.