CS 846

Software Project Management

Fall 2003

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Suggested Topics

Topics may include the following or additional relevant issues of interest.

  1. Introduction to Management, Project Management and Software Project Management
  2. Software Development Processes
  3. Software Engineering Project Management
  4. Software Project Planning
  5. Scheduling
  6. Software Measurement and Metrics
  7. Cost Estimation and Budgeting
  8. Organization and People Issues
  9. Directing and Leadership
  10. Software Risk Management
  11. Change Management, Monitoring and Control
  12. Case Studies and Industry Visitors


Software Engineering Project Management (Second Edition) edited by Richard Thayer, Wiley, 2002.

Library copy: uwd 1611

Additional readings as posted weekly.

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