PHYS 699 - Introduction to Management of Scientific and Engineering Projects

Overview

Course Title

Introduction to Management of Scientific and Engineering Projects

Department(s)

Description

In this course, students become familiar with formal approaches to management of scientific, R&D and engineering projects. They learn how to formulate clear objectives for the project, organize communication between project’s participants, formulate requirements, design implementation of the project, establish quality control, identify and weigh risks. They will also be introduced to financial aspects of project management such as investment decision rules, fundamentals of capital budgeting and cash flow analysis.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule