Course - Front-end Management of Major Projects - BA8505
BA8505 - Front-end Management of Major Projects
Lessons are not given in the academic year 2020/2021
The course is given every second year, next time autumn 2021. The course focuses on selected, contemporary relevant issues within the overall thematic framework.
The learning objective is to provide candidates with a sound understanding of selected issues within the field of Front-end Project Management, in a learning environment with professionals and other PhD candidates in Norway and abroad.
Theoretical state of the art knowledge and experience regarding front-end management and governance of investment projects.
Conducting an overall analysis of an investment case and identify a suitable choice of concept based on sound advice.
Holistic reasoning in the borderland between society and technology.
Learning methods and activities
The course is organised as a PhD level seminar with invited lecturers. Participants are expected to present relevant individual papers, or abstracts of papers to be produced afterwards, to be subjected to individual evaluation. To pass the course a score of at least 70 percent is required.
Recommended previous knowledge
Required previous knowledge
Knut Samset, "Early Project Appraisal. Making the Initial Choices", Palgrave Macmillan, London, 2010, ISBN 978-0-230-27324-5
Credits: 10.5 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level
Language of instruction: English
- Technological subjects
Department with academic responsibility
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
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