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Project portfolio management

Individual course

Max amount of FITech students: 30

This course teaches the students project portfolio management from multiple points of view. Students learn what is a portfolio, a program and a project.

For example the following topics are part of the course:

  • project portfolio management process
  • project evaluation methods (quantitative and qualitative)
  • risk management approaches
  • role of PMO in portfolio management.

Student has a holistic understanding of project portfolio management after the course.

After completing the course, the students

  • will understand what are project portfolios and their role in today’s industry
  • will learn how project portfolio management creates value for the company
  • will learn practical methods and techniques to design, build and control project portfolios
  • will also learn approaches to handle uncertainty and risks as unavoidable elements in project portfolio management.

Course develops critical and analytical thinking as well as organisational operation skills.

Course doesn’t require attendance.

More information on University of Vaasa’s WebOodi course page.

You can get a digital badge after completing this course.

Responsible teacher

University of Vaasa
Jussi Kantola
jussi.kantola(at)univaasa.fi

Contact person for applications

FITech
Pilvi Lempiäinen , Service designer
pilvi.lempiainen(at)fitech.io
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Category:
ICT Studies
Topic:
Digitalisation
Course code:
ISAN3040
Credits:
5 ECTS
Level:
Teaching period:
7.1.–27.2.2020
Application deadline:
16.12.2019
Host university:
University of Vaasa
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Online
Language:
English
General prerequisites:
Students are expected to be familiar with the basics of project management and strategic management.
Study suitable for:
Project managers
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