September 2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Dec 03, 2022  
September 2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IT 346 - Information Technology Project Management

This course covers techniques and managerial concepts of information technology project management. It prepares students to manage complex information technology projects. Students are introduced to all five major process groups in project management, namely initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling, and closing. Topics include project life cycles, cost benefit analysis, work breakdown structure, staffing, roles, responsibilities, accountability, finance, estimation, budgeting, planning, risk management, scheduling, and tracking. The course also introduces students to computer software for project management. Students will work in teams to design a project plan for a real-world IT project that demonstrates an ability to follow standard project management methodology. 3.00 semester credit hours Contact Hours: 60.00 Prerequisite: None. Corequisite: None.