The course takes place in period

2 (2019-10-28 to 2019-12-31)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

3

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give the student an introduction to project-oriented work as a way of organizing his/her work in a systematical way. Both difficulties and strengths with project teams or organizations will be discussed. Examples of different process models and computer-based project tools are introduced.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to: - understand group dynamics ... how individuals and teams work. What is team work? - know how to deal with conflicts - discuss management and leadership ... what is the role of a project manager? - contribute to project planning - know how to use and benefit from computer based project tools - understand why project phases are important - contribute in project meetings and practice meeting techniques - produce project plans and project applications

Course contents

- What is a project? Concepts and definitions. - The process: group dynamics, team work, group thinking and roles, leaderships. - Project planning, Project tools, project models - Examples of real IT and media projects

Previous course names

IT-1-010 (0) - Projektledning (2015)

Recommended or required reading

Eklund, Sven. Arbeta i projekt. Studentlitteratur 2010. ISBN 978-91-44-06063-7

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Small-group work - 30 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 30 hours
  • Individual studies - 45 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Teacher

  • Buttler Pekka
  • Karlsson Jonny

Examiner

Karlsson Jonny

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (36 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2019-10-14 to 2019-11-10

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-10-28 12:30 - 16:30 F367 Projektledning
2019-11-01 09:00 - 13:00 F367 Projektledning Buttler Pekka
2019-11-05 12:00 - 16:00 F367 Projektledning
2019-11-12 12:00 - 16:00 F367 Projektledning
2019-11-20 13:00 - 17:00 A311 Projektledning
2019-11-27 09:00 - 13:00 D4109 Projektledning
2019-12-04 09:00 - 13:00 D4109 Projektledning
2019-12-10 09:00 - 13:00 F367 Projektledning

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