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This course is ideal for graduates from engineering, science and other numerate subjects or for professionals with relevant work experience.

Aprox. 15 horas para completar

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Legendas: Inglês, Português (Brasil)

O que você vai aprender

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    Understand the key phases of a project life cycle

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    Discriminate between projects, programmes and portfolios and identify the key characteristics of major projects

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    Define forms of bias and strategic misinterpretation and ways of mitigating against them

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    Analyse the cost and time performance indicators of major projects

100% on-line

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.

Nível intermediário

This course is ideal for graduates from engineering, science and other numerate subjects or for professionals with relevant work experience.

Aprox. 15 horas para completar

Sugerido: We suggest that each week of this course will take approximately 5 hours to complete....

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês, Português (Brasil)

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Major engineering project performance

3 vídeos (Total 15 mín.), 18 leituras, 2 testes
3 videos
Projects, sub-projects and operations6min
Project life cycle theories6min
18 leituras
Welcome to Major engineering project performance10min
Introduction10min
Research and further reading10min
Lesson summary1min
Lesson overview1min
What is a project?10min
Who is a project manager and what is project management?5min
Project management duties10min
Quiz introduction1min
Lesson summary1min
Lesson overview1min
Types of project life cycles10min
The phases of the infrastructure life cycle5min
Quiz introduction1min
Lesson summary1min
Lesson overview1min
Apply your understanding: creating a project life cycle30min
References2min
2 exercícios práticos
Project management duties12min
Test your understanding30min
Semana
2
4 horas para concluir

Programmes, portfolios and transaction costs

1 vídeo (Total 9 mín.), 16 leituras, 1 teste
1 vídeos
16 leituras
Welcome to the week1min
Lesson overview1min
What are programmes and portfolios?10min
Case study: the Milan Expo10min
What are the challenges of programme management?10min
What is a portfolio?5min
Lesson summary1min
Lesson overview1min
Case study: The nuclear industry in the USA and South Korea10min
Analysis: the South Korean nuclear industry10min
Lesson summary1min
Lesson overview1min
Critical analysis1h
Lesson overview1min
Writing your reflections30min
References2min
1 exercício prático
Critical analysis task30min
Semana
3
4 horas para concluir

Time and cost in major projects

2 vídeos (Total 15 mín.), 18 leituras, 1 teste
2 videos
Other reasons to explain over-budget and delay8min
18 leituras
Welcome to the week1min
Lesson overview1min
What is a major project?10min
What types of risks are involved in major projects?10min
What is the iron triangle?10min
Error and inaccuracy in major projects: the example of infrastructure projects10min
Lesson summary1min
Lesson overview1min
What is optimism bias?5min
How can you reduce the impact of optimism bias?10min
What is strategic misinterpretation?5min
Strategic misinterpretation: mitigating its impact10min
Optimism bias and strategic misinterpretation in context5min
Lesson summary1min
Lesson overview1min
Your research task1h
What is peer review?15min
References2min
Semana
4
4 horas para concluir

Project management success vs project success

18 leituras, 2 testes
18 leituras
Welcome to the week1min
Lesson overview1min
What is a measure of success in major project management?5min
Case study: Motorola Iridium10min
Motorola Iridium: an analysis5min
Main contractor perspective5min
How should you measure project success?10min
Extended perspective15min
Lesson summary1min
Lesson overview1min
Turner and Zolin framework5min
Quiz introduction1min
Case study: the Tower of Pisa10min
Case study: the Thames Barrier10min
Quiz introduction1min
Lesson summary1min
Writing your reflections30min
References2min
2 exercícios práticos
Turner and Zolin Framework30min
Test your understanding30min
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Principais avaliações do Major Engineering Project Performance

por SPSep 10th 2019

The course is very much practicality oriented. Learning process and structure of the course is very well and easy to go.

por EVAug 29th 2018

great and informative! Lots of useful information with external links and references.

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Dr Giorgio Locatelli

Lecturer of Infrastructure Procurement and Management
School of Civil Engineering

Sobre Universidade de Leeds

Established in 1904, the University of Leeds is ranked in the top 10 universities in the UK, globally renowned for its excellence in teaching and quality of research. Our academic expertise and the breadth of disciplines we cover, provides a wealth of opportunities and has real impact worldwide....

Sobre Programa de cursos integrados Managing Major Engineering Projects

Accelerate your career by improving your project management skills. This Specialization delivers a rigorous exploration of the best practices for planning and delivering these major engineering projects. You’ll learn about the measures of success, how to resolve challenges of governance and typical financing approaches of these projects. If you are an engineer or a project manager and you aspire to get involved with major engineering projects, or you are already working on one, then this Specialization is for you. Master your project management skills and prepare to develop your career in engineering. This specialization is based on content from the Online MSc in Engineering Management. If you interested to develop your career further, take a look at our online degree....
Managing Major Engineering Projects

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