International Project Management II

Duration1 semester
State of the moduleCompulsory module
ECTS10
Hours of compulsory in credit hours6
Learning outcome/ competencies

Specific knowledge of how to manage agile or hybrid data analytics projects is a critical success factor in the global market. Knowledge and competent application of different project management techniques are basic prerequisites for the successful management of a project.

This module will give you the opportunity to acquire in-depth knowledge of agile project management and associated work techniques for the successful leadership of a project. Working on a real project case will give you the opportunity to apply your knowledge and the acquired work techniques in a purposeful and targeted manner. The selection of appropriate software solutions, such as knowledge and document management systems, will support your project work and ensure the success of your project. The communication and application of creative problem-solving techniques promotes innovative thinking.

As part of the module, particular attention is paid to value driven project management and the identification of customer value within a project. You  will  achieve profound knowledge about the market driven developments in project management, the establishment of hybrid project management procedure models and the definition of new roles appropriate to fulfil customers requirements in the data analytics business Within the scope of time and cost planning and monitoring, you will learn how to fulfil Earned Value Management requirements within agile or hybrid projects.

Upon completion of this module, you will be able to plan, manage and monitor value-driven projects with agile methods. Additionally, the students are able to use common technical solutions to support project management and to apply creative working techniques to generate ideas.

The module provides intensive preparation for the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exam or for the Certified Scrum Master exam (Scrum.org).

Necessary requirementsNone
Recommended requirementsNone
Method of examination
(applicable are §§ 9-14 RStPO)   
  • assignment (100%)