May 2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jul 22, 2019  
May 2019 Undergraduate 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. Semester Credit Hours 3.00 semester credit hours Contact Hours: 60.00 Prerequisite: None. Corequisite: None.