This module prepares participants for managing organisational change through projects. It focuses on projects related to new products, new plant and equipment and new operating systems. It takes a high level, critical and evaluative view of the subject, emphasizing managerial and strategic use of the techniques of project management, and also taking these techniques to practitioner-level detail.

  • The nature of projects.
  • Scope, aims & objectives.
  • The nature of Project Management.
  • The project team.
  • Project Organisation & Strategy.
  • Financial forecasting.
  • Project appraisal & Sensitivity.
  • Uncertainty & Risk analysis.
  • Managing Organisational Change.
  • Human resources management.
  • Planning, Bar Charts & Networks.
  • Resource scheduling & Expediting.
  • Monitoring & Controlling.
  • Estimating & Budgeting.
  • Budgetary control & Variance analysis.
  • Change Control & Project termination.
  • Contract Process.
  • Contract & Payment Strategy.
  • Contract Law