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Project Management (Manufacturing Technology) (Level 7)

Aims

To provide the learner with a broad knowledge of the techniques, software tools and approaches used in project management in industry. Having successfully completed this module, the learner will be able to:

1. Demonstrate an effective personal time management system
2. Plan a project from concept proposal to completion
3. List the techniques and plan a project to delivery on time and within budget
4. Apply the essentials of project planning to new project management software in industry
5. Apply people management tools to successfully manage project teams

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for participants wishing to take this module as a single subject, however these are not introductory level modules and some familiarity with the area as well as a level of independent study would be expected for exam success. Participants taking this module as part of the Bachelor of Engineering in Manufacturing Technology or the Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Technology must meet the entry requirements outlined on the relevant course pages.

Assessment/Examinations

Each taught module has a programme of continuous assessment worth 50% and a final exam worth 50%. It is necessary to pass both elements to achieve an award in the module.

Duration

12 weeks, 3 hours per week
7.00pm to 10.00pm
Commencing Thursday 15th September 2016 (Moylish)
Commencing Thursday 26th January 2017 (Clonmel)

Qualifications

Students not registered on the Degree may, upon request, receive an LIT Subject Certificate (Level 7, 5 Credits) on successful completion of the module. Students registered for the Degree will receive ECTS credits for each group of modules successfully completed. Accumulation of 60 credits will lead to the Degree Award

Note: This module may be completed as a stand-alone course, or it may be completed by eligible participants for credit towards the award of Bachelor of Engineering in Manufacturing Technology (Level 7) or Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Technology (Level 7).

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