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Amit Chauhan

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TCMG505: Global Program & Project Management
This course is a practitioner’s course in Project Management (PM). It stresses the concepts of project life cycles, executive sponsorship, PM leadership styles, effective PM team building, risk assessment and mitigation, managing expectations (of the client/customer, management and the project team), vendor (outsourcing – domestic and international) management, contingency planning, program/project metrics and governance. The teaching approach consists of lectures, case studies, team projects, class readings, a review of current events relating to PM, an individual research paper, a team research project, and the use of Microsoft Project 2007.