International Project Management (ILV)


Course lecturer:

Mag. Dr.

 Bernhard Erler
Course numberM4.05170.30.591
Course codeIntPrMa
Semester of degree program Semester 3
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits1,0
Language of instruction English

On successful completion of this course the student will:
understand the specifics of international projects (compared to "standard" projects)
understand the project management cycle in the context of international projects
develop a project plan for an international project
apply tools for structuring, managing and controlling international projects

Definition of international projects
The project management process
Project organization in multinational companies
Developing a project plan
Tools for structuring, scheduling and managing projects
Specifics of project management in an international context
Co-operating in international projects
Controlling international projects
Practicing the use of tools for managing international projects

Cleland, D. I. & Gareis, R. (eds.) (2006). Global Project Management Handbook. 2nd ed. New York, NY: McGraw Hill.

Köster, K. (2009). International Project Management. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Lientz, B. P. & Rea, K. P. (2003). International Project Management. London: Academic Press.

Lecture & discussion
Group work

Class participation (20%)
Group work (80%)