Subject details

At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. demonstrate the importance of, and an understanding in, the role of people in respect to effective project leadership and team management across a typical project lifecycle
  2. evaluate project leadership and team management situations and provide insight into best practice within this area
  3. analyse complex ideas within project leadership contexts and effectively communicate viewpoints
  4. exhibit the appropriate knowledge to solve complex problems in respect to leading teams
  • Topics

    • Leadership styles and project leadership
    • Human behaviour and group dynamics
    • Project team planning
    • Project organisation structures
    • Project staffing
    • Decision making and problem solving
    • Team development
    • Communication theory
    • Personal communications
    • Interpersonal skills
    • Relationship management
  • Study resources

    • Instructional Methods

      • Standard Media
      • Web links
      • Online assignment submission
      • Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
    • Print Materials

      • Welcome letter
    • Online Materials

      • Printable format materials
      • Online Assessment
      • Resources and Links

In order to enrol in this subject, you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:

Core
  • USA-PJM-GCE-2018
  • USA-PJM-MAS-2018
  • USA-PJM-GDI-2018
  • USA-MPM-MAS-2018
  • USA-MPD-MAS-2018
Elective
  • OUA-PSU-GCE-2018

Special requirements

No special requirements

This subject provides you with advanced knowledge in respect to the development and management of teams as cohesive project subjects with critical links between people, ideas and information.

  • Online activities (30%)
  • 2000 words equivalent (40%)
  • Essay or case study (30%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject.

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