BD708 Topics in Business and Development 2

General
Course Number: 
BD708
Course title: 
Topics in Business and Development 2
Course Description: 
Topics in Business and Development 2 is focus on project management (PM). The contents are based on the concepts of PM pertaining to business development. The first half semester introduces the processes of PM and the fundamental knowledge of PM, including WBS, PERT, CPM, scheduling, resource allocation, and earned value. The second half semester discusses the main topics of business development related to issues in PM, such as governance, partnership, risk, information management and so on. In this course, students will learn the essential knowledge of project management, and build the skills in designing a business project. Based on theoretical learning, case studies are applied to strengthen students’ managerial thinking in combining knowledge to the business world.
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Degree Programs: 
M.A. in International Business and Development Studies
Number of Credits: 
2