Study Guide@lith

Linköping Institute of Technology

Valid for year : 2017
TEIO07 Project Based Organization, 6 ECTS credits.
/Avancerad projektverksamhet/

For:   DPU   I   Ii   IND  


Prel. scheduled hours: 24
Rec. self-study hours: 136

  Area of Education: Technology

Main field of studies: Industrial Engineering and Management

  Advancement level (G1, G2, A): A

After the course the student
  • Has gained deep knowledge within the area of project management and project organisation
  • Is able to identify and explain organisational prerequisites that create possibilities and difficulties for project management
  • Is able to utilize models for analyzing project-based organisation and management
  • Is able to independently understand and analyze projectâ?Ts role in broader organizational context.
  • Is able to critically evaluate different theories and models for project management in project-based companies from empirical observations and experiences.

Prerequisites: (valid for students admitted to programmes within which the course is offered)
Project Management/Industrial project management, Industrial Management

Note: Admission requirements for non-programme students usually also include admission requirements for the programme and threshhold requirements for progression within the programme, or corresponding.

The course consists of a series of lectures and seminars based on real-life cases of project management and project based organisation in different industrial contexts. Case study analyses and literature studies form the basis for an individual refelction report, which is handed in by the end of the course.

Course contents:
Lectures, case preparations in groups, case seminars

Course literature:
Scientific articles and case study reports

Case assignments
Reflection report

Course language is English.
Department offering the course: IEI.
Director of Studies: Dag Swartling
Examiner: Thomas Magnusson
Link to the course homepage at the department

Course Syllabus in Swedish

Linköping Institute of Technology


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Last updated: 02/06/2017