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Project Management and Evaluation

1st term
Health Policy and Management
3 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Course Instructor :
  • Suresh Joshi
Felicity Turner

Covers basic concepts and principles of project management and project management cycles. Provides learning opportunities for developing project management skills, and translates modern management concepts into project planning and management

using a Log Frame Approach (LFA). Describes implementation structure, coordination and supervision mechanisms, and project evaluation methods. Reviews human aspects of project management such as motivating people, team building, and improving personal influence and effectiveness.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Describe principles of project management
  2. Explain project management cycle and major steps
  3. Conduct situational analysis – SWOT
  4. Conduct Problem analysis and define the objectives
  5. Use logframe and indicators for monitoring the project
  6. Develop systematic and time-bound action plans for project implementation
  7. Explain human aspects of project management like motivating people, team building, gender issues, improving personal influence and effectiveness
Methods of Assessment:

Assignments 50%, mid term 25% and final examinations 25%

Instructor Consent:

No consent required