Industrial Organisation

Mechanical Engineering
4 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 15,0 T + 30,0 TP + 3,0 OT

Lecturer
- António Jorge Martins de Araújo Gomes

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The students should
- be aware of the significance of management issues
- acquire essential concepts, instruments and tools for the strategic management of an organisation which will improve decision-making

Program
1. Project
2. Organisations - Types
3. A project's lifespan
4. Project planning
5. Budgeting and cost estimation
6. Preparation of a project
7. Developing an application with Microsoft Project
8. Production management

Evaluation Methodology
Praticalworks

Bibliography
- Heldman, K. (2007). Project Management Professional. Canadá: John Wiley & Sons
- Meredith, J. e Shafer, S. e Sutton, M. e Mantel, S. (2007). Project Management in Practice. Canadá: Editora John Wiley & Sons
- Miguel, A. (2006). Gestão Moderna de Projectos: Melhores Técnicas e Práticas. Lisboa: FCA
- Roldão,, V. (2005). Gestão de Projectos. Lisboa: Editora Monitor

Method of interaction
Lectures, tutorials and case study analysis

Software used in class
N/A