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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.

After completing the course, the student

  • has a holistic understanding of project portfolio management
  • 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 has a written exam and written group work.

More information on University of Vaasa’s course page.

You can get a digital badge after completing this course.

Further information about the studies

University of Vaasa
Maarit Välisuo , Project manager
maarit.valisuo(at)uwasa.fi

Responsible teacher

University of Vaasa
Ahm Shamsuzzoha
ahm.shamsuzzoha(at)univaasa.fi

Contact person for applications

FITech
Pilvi Lempiäinen , Head of study services
pilvi.lempiainen(at)fitech.io
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Category:
ICT Studies
Topics:
Digitalisation,
Industrial internet
Course code:
ISAN3040
Credits:
5 ECTS
Price:
0 €
Level:
Teaching period:
13.1.–5.3.2021
Application deadline:
3.1.2021
Host university:
University of Vaasa
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Contact
Place of contact learning:
Vaasa
Language:
English
General prerequisites:
Basics of project management
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