Robert Owen, Ph.D.
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College students who are currently enrolled in a traditional project management
course and who would like some additional materials to review.
Entrepreneurs and others who would like to learn a little project management
from scratch without taking a full course.
Dr. Owen originally posted these notes as part of a university
course that was based on the following textbook. Since these notes
are still very much incomplete, this textbook is hightly recommended
- either alone or with these notes:
Gido, Jack & James P. Clements, (1999) Successful Project
Management. International Thompson Publishing.
Although the course notes include some issues that are not discussed in
the textbook, they were originally made to dovetail with the book
in a classsroom based course. This is also a good book for do-it-yourself
To provide a brief introduction to general issues of project management.
To provide insights into problem solving and persuasive presentation of
To increase awareness of how people people work as team members and as
None. You are on your own to assess your
performance on any exercises that are developed.
If the materials posted here are part of an in-class course taught by
Dr. Owen, you might need the following documents: