Syllabus academic year 2008/2009
(Created 2008-07-17.)

Higher education credits: 6. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. VBE110 overlap following cours/es: VTG100 och VTG100. Alternative for: V3. Optional for: RH4. Course coordinator: Mats Persson,, Byggnadsekonomi. Prerequisites: VBE013 The Construction Process and Business Economics. Assessment: Examination will be based on both individual and group work. The individual examination consists of a multiple choice questions and requires at least 50% right answer in order to be rewarded with a pass. While the group works examination will be based on the presentation of project documentation and appraisals of other groups project documentation. Home page:

The subject aims at imparting basic knowledge on project management that aids to manage projects, catering the different human needs and society’s comprehensive goals for development in keeping society in balance with nature, resource optimisation and life cycle economy.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

The subject comprises of central project methods and studying their advantages and limitations. The knowledge areas covered include integration management, scope management, time management, cost management, quality management, human resource management, communication management, risk management and procurement management.

Aids such as tools and computer support are introduced in the subject course. A project model is also introduced to assist planning, control and execution of projects in different areas of technology.

PMI 2004, A guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge
Tonnquist Bo 2004, Projektledning