Study Programmes 2015-2016
WARNING : 2014-2015 version of the course specifications
Project management
Duration :
10h Th, 10h Pr
Number of credits :
Master in Geographical Sciences, climatology orientation, in-depth approach2
Master in Geographical Sciences, general orientation2
Master en sciences géographiques, orientation géomatique et géométrologie, à finalité spécialisée2
Lecturer :
Jean-Paul Donnay
Coordinator :
Jean-Paul Donnay
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Course contents :
Definitions and terminology

Division of a project

Estimating resources

Planning techniques


Test and assessment

Leading a project

Quality management
Learning outcomes of the course :
Introduction to the theory and tools (PERT, GANTT, etc.) of project management
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Exercises on computer with a dedicated Open Source software (Serena - OpenProj)
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Given by Eric Bourreau, invited professor, under the coordination of JP Donnay
Intitute of Physics (B5), room 4/18
Recommended or required readings :
Slides (PDF) available on eCampus Morley, C. (2008) Management d'un projet système d'information, Paris : Dunod.
Assessment methods and criteria :
Report assessed by the invited professor and the coordinator
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
Jean-Paul Donnay (coordinator)

Units of Geomatcs

Institute of Physics (B5)
17 Allée du 6 Août
4000 Liège