Jun 01, 2023  
2023-2024 Graduate Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BUS 7902 - Applied Project Management II

2 lecture hours 0 lab hours 2 credits
Course Description
The Applied Project Management sequence of courses presents the knowledge and skills required to identify, plan, implement, monitor and control, and close projects according to PMBOK methodology. Through authentic project leadership experiences, students build and manage teams, assign tasks, and hold others accountable for project deliverables. They also study failed projects with an eye toward drafting recommendations for future project and team success. Finally, the course describes the roles and responsibilities of not only project leaders, but also team members and organization steering committees.  (prereq: BUS 7901 )
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Establish a team culture that allows an honest exchange of challenges and concerns
  • Develop a risk plan and a risk communication plan
  • Define change management protocols for the team and the organization
  • Conduct Action After Reviews (AARs) and project retrospectives

Prerequisites by Topic
  • Topics from BUS 7901

Course Topics
  • Risk plan
  • Change management protocols
  • Project failure
  • Integrated change control
  • AARs and project retrospectives
  • Closing the project and lessons learned
  • Project failure and change management

Mindy Davies

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