EGMT 625: Project Planning, Scheduling, and Control for Engineers
Instructor: Richard Grandrino
Description: This course provides a basic understanding of project planning and control by examining concepts and theories. The course focuses on methodology that can be employed to plan project implementation and to control progress
Emphasis is placed on studying tools associated with planning and control for technological based organizations. Topics include work breakdown structure, task & schedule development, budgetary control and earned value analysis. Primavera Sure-Trak software utilization is emphasized.
Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to use the tools and concepts of project control and apply them in case situations.
Prerequisites: "C" or better in EGMT 572 and EGMT 573 or a Statistics equivalent
- Project Management with MS Project CD + Student CD 4th ed. by Clifford F. Gray, Erik W. Larson. ISBN-13: 9780073348179
- Either the software that comes with the book or Primaver Sure Trak (3.0 or better). To obtain the Sure Trak software, please contact:
“EGMT 625: Project Planning, Scheduling, and Control gave me the ability to explore my skills using MS Project 2007. Furthermore, it gave me a better understanding of how important project planning was to a project and how it tied back to cost/budget as well the scope.” -Olatunde Ajala, MS EM Alumnus 2010, Lockheed Martin - League City, TX