Project Management for Engineers
University of Galway
Area of Study
Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Taught In English
Admission to this course is subject to the agreement of the Head of the Discipline offering the course and will depend on the applicant's academic background in the relevant subject area.
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units3
Hours & Credits
This module aims to equip PEP students with essential project management skills required for the work environment. This module aims to generate a solid understanding of the fundamentals of project management and the necessary tools needed to implement successful projects.
Understand the fundamentals of project management
Assess and discuss the value of using a systematic approach to project management
Apply project management tools & techniques to various aspects of projects
Develop the scope of work, provide accurate cost estimates and plan the various activities
Design a project schedule and implement a work breakdown structure
Monitor the progress of a project and to assess the risk of slippage
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.