Ing Ind - Inf (Mag.)(ord. 270) - MI (471) BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING - INGEGNERIA BIOMEDICA
096287 - MANAGEMENT OF ORGANIZATIONS AND PROJECTS
The course aims at introducing students to fundamental concepts in management science, corporate finance, and project management.
First, we will focus on fundamental tools and concepts in corporate finance and the management of organizations, then we will move on to frame processes and strategies necessary to solve a large variety of business problems.
Second, the course provides concrete tools, and a methodological framework, to deal with the setup, organization, and control of projects in different domains. Examples and exercises will guide students through project management processes and techniques. The course aims at providing a comprehensive representation of project development planning and, moreover, at conveying relevant knowledge on collection, monitoring, processing, reporting, and administration functions.
Third, we will walk students through the data analytic thinking which is necessary for extracting useful knowledge and business value from data.
Risultati di apprendimento attesi
At the end of the course, students will know (DdD1) and understand (DdD2):
the relationships between sound theoretical references in corporate and project finance
problem solving techniques and tools to solve a large variety of business problems
different types/sources of risks at different stages of project development and the corresponding expected rewards;
the basic Project Management techniques and tools to manage complex projects
The course will cover the following topics:
Corporate governance and the distinction between ownership and control
Management and Fundamentals of Business Analytics
Project and Project Management
Scope planning and control of project
Project time management
Management of Organizations: I have tried to make the slides reasonably self-explanatory. Relevant readings will be presented in class and made available through the course site.
Project Management: Burke, R.Fundamentals of project management: Tools and techniques. Burke Publishing, 2013.
Microsoft Official Academic Course: Microsoft Project 2016 Course, M.O.A. Wiley 2017
Wherever possible intuition will be emphasized over technical detail. More technical readings will be made available and discussed with students in class.
Modalità di valutazione
Project work examination at the end of the course. The exam aims to verify if the students have understood (DdD1 and DdD2):
How to frame and structure a business planning exercise
How to solve simple problems in capital budgeting related to projects
How to apply problem solving techniques to projects and business
How to assess the financial sustainability of a project
How to plan and control a project in term of expected performance
Tipo Forma Didattica
Ore di attività svolte in aula
Ore di studio autonome
Laboratorio Di Progetto
Informazioni in lingua inglese a supporto dell'internazionalizzazione
Insegnamento erogato in lingua
Disponibilità di materiale didattico/slides in lingua inglese
Disponibilità di libri di testo/bibliografia in lingua inglese
Possibilità di sostenere l'esame in lingua inglese