Máster en Project Management
"Current market dynamism and the companies that drive it give rise to an increasing need to manage multiple projects at once. As a result, at the Management level it is crucial to know the status of a company’s projects at all times, the scope of the projects the company is considering carrying out and the results of the projects that have been completed. The best way for businesses to do this is by ensuring the quality, skills and abilities of their Project Managers.
The Master in Project Management is designed to train managers who know how to lead, plan, organise and supervise complex and global projects, achieving set objectives in terms of results and efficiency.
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It is necessary to have a university degree and work experience to be accepted into the programme. Work experience is most valued because it is important to share in the knowledge – gained from training and professional responsibility – which each participant contributes to the particular situations set out by the professor. In the event that someone does not have the abovementioned requirements, acceptance into the programme will be decided on by the Board.
The people who pass the programme evaluation and comply with the academic requirements, established by the University of Barcelona (UB), will receive a UB qualification. All those who pass the evaluation will receive an EAE Business School qualification.
In order to obtain a UB qualification, you need to have a University Degree (Engineer’s Degree, Bachelor’s Degree for four years or Bachelor’s Degree for three years). If you do not have a University Degree, once you have passed the different evaluations you will receive an extension diploma from UB.
The Master in Project Management is designed to achieve the following objectives:
Train project managers who know how to achieve set objectives, increase profitability and enhance the overall quality of the project.
Enhance decision making in complex projects by taking into account technical, economic, quality, environmental and risk exposure aspects.
Understand the keys to strategic project management and its importance in the overall business strategy.
Select and use the appropriate tools needed to optimally manage a project’s budget.
Learn how to sell a project from the point of view of the Project Manager.
Provide the management skills needed to manage a project team and ensure its success and also know how to keep each of the people who work under the Project Manager motivated.
Pass the Project Manager Professional (PMP) certification exam from the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Strategic Project and Business Management.
1.The company and company policy.
2.Culture and organizational styles.
3.Project management and the company.
4.Organizational change projects.
5.Project feasibility and profitability study.
6.Areas of expertise in project management.
7.Organizational structures in projects.
Project Management Framework.
1.The overall standard of the Guide to Project Management Fundamentals (PMBOK ® Guide)
2.Project concepts, project management and operations management.
3.Project life cycle and how the organization influences projects.
4.Project management processes.
5.Project management methodologies.
Project Scope Management.
1.What is project scope management?
3.Defining the project scope.
4.Creating a work breakdown structure (WBS).
5.Verification and monitoring of project scope.
Project Schedule Management.
1.Introduction and overview.
2.Identification and definition of schedule activities.
3.Sequencing of schedule activities.
4.Estimating the resource requirements for the activities.
5.Estimating the duration of activities.
7.Monitoring and controlling due dates. Monitoring the schedule.
8.Software tools: MS Project. Practical exercises.
Project Cost Management.
3.Preparation and approval of the project budget.
5.Main factors that can cause cost management fail.
Project Quality Management.
1.Quality planning, assurance and control.
2.Quality standards applicable to projects.
3.Products and/or service quality. The project’s quality plan.
4.Tools and techniques for improving the process quality.
Project Risk Management.
1.The Project Management Institute’s project risk management methodology.
2.Equipment, schedule and cost required for risk management.
3.Principal risk identification techniques.
4.Principal qualitative and quantitative risk analysis techniques.
5.Contingency reserves and project management reserves. Budget and control.
6.Software tools for risk management.
7.Keys to effective project risk management.
5.Financial analysis and reporting.
6.Project feasibility and risk analysis.
Program Management and Project Portfolio.
1.Project program management
2.Project portfolio management
3.OPM3 standard ® (OPM3 is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.).
The Human Factor: Human Resources Management, Ethics and the Project Manager.
1.Human Resource Planning. Recruitment and development.
2.Management and leading the project team
3.Personal skills: Project Manager management skills and techniques
4.Social and environmental responsibility
Communication Management and the Stakeholders.
1.Identification of project stakeholders
2.Planning project communications
3.Collection, compilation and distribution of project information
4.Managing expectations of the project stakeholders