Students can learn the outline of project management process such as formation, proposal and evaluation for solving global issues through the knowledge and tools of project management guideline and methods by lectures and group works exercise.
Learn the basic knowledge and tools of project management such as planning, management, leadership, presentation skill, communication skill and so on.
|✔ Applicable||How instructors' work experience benefits the course|
|This course is provided by the professional instructors who have advanced experiences of project management.|
Project Management, PCM Method，PMBOK，Time Management, Cost Management, Risk Management
|Specialist skills||✔ Intercultural skills||✔ Communication skills||✔ Critical thinking skills||✔ Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
Lectures and group works.
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||Outline of Project Management and PMBOK||Outline of Project Management and PMBOK|
|Class 2||Project Cycle Management (1)||PCM method，Brainstorming|
|Class 3||Project Cycle Management (2)||Logical framework, Project Design Matrix|
|Class 4||Interim Presentation||Interim Presentation|
|Class 5||Time Management||Theory and exercise of time management|
|Class 6||Cost Management||Theory and exercise of cost management|
|Class 7||Risk Management||Theory and exercise of risk management|
|Class 8||Final Presentation||Final Presentation|
To enhance effective learning, students are encouraged to spend a certain length of time outside of class on preparation and review (including for assignments), as specified by the Tokyo Institute of Technology Rules on Undergraduate Learning (東京工業大学学修規程) and the Tokyo Institute of Technology Rules on Graduate Learning (東京工業大学大学院学修規程), for each class.
They should do so by referring to textbooks and other course material.
1. PCM Tokyo Group: PCM Handbook (2004)
2. FASID (Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development): Management Tool for Development Assistance: Participatory Planning, 7th edition (2008)
1. Project Management Institute: A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK GUIDE), Six Edition (2017)
Exercise 35%, Final Presentation 30%, Report 35%