Project Management for Energy Business

Structure Type: Course
Code: IKTS4103
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 5.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Ketola, Pekka
Language of Instruction: English

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
I-KT-2011   4 autumn   5.0        
I-KT-2011EM   4 autumn   5.0        
I-KT-2012   4 autumn   5.0        
I-KT-2012EM   4 autumn   5.0        
I-KT-2013   4 autumn   5.0        
I-KT-2013EM   4 autumn   5.0        
KT-2014   4 autumn   5.0        
KT-2015   3 autumn   5.0        
KT-2014EM   4 autumn   5.0        
KT-2015EM   4 autumn   5.0        
KT-2016   3 spring   5.0        
KT-2016V   3 spring   5.0        
KT-2017   3 spring   5.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student will get familiar with main concepts and principles of project management
techniques and tools and learn how to manage international projects in energy area.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 135 h
-of which 70h scheduled studies
-of which 65h autonomous studies

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Basics of data processing and Basics of cost accounting


Project definition, project plan, scheduling, resource and cost planning, managing subcontractors, follow-up, documentation and IT-tools for project management.

Recommended or Required Reading

A Manager's Guide to Project Management: Learn How to Apply Best Practices, ISBN-10:
0137136900 , ISBN-13: 978-0137136902

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, assignments, team works and project work

Assessment Criteria

5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and is able apply the learnt knowledge in new contexts.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods

Active participation, team works, exams and project work.