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15347 The Project Organisation: A New Organisational Model

6cp
Requisite(s): 15315 Project Management Principles
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Postgraduate

Notes

This subject is not offered in Autumn session 2016.

Description

This subject examines how an organisation can use a 'project approach' to generate value for its stakeholders in a rapidly changing and fast-moving economic context, while sustaining long-term competitive advantage. Students learn how organisations are increasingly using project, portfolio and program management, combined with project/program management offices (PMO) to manage their change activities. Such organisations are now commonly referred to as 'Project Organisation' (PO). Students are exposed to different organisational models and trends through real-life case studies, that demonstrate how an integrated and dynamic PO can be developed to sustain competitive advantage. In the block workshop, students work independently and through team activities to demonstrate an understanding of the PO concept.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus


Detailed subject description.

Access conditions

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