Software Project Management

Lecture (2v) and Exercise (2Ü)

The following areas are covered:

  • foundations, basic terminology, and concepts of project management
  • process models RUP, XP, Scrum
  • project management processes
  • project initiation
  • project planning techniques
  • risk management
  • project controlling and monitoring
  • cost estimation techniques

At the end of the course we organize a SimulTrain Project Management workshop.


  • H. Kerzner (2002): Project Management – A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling and Controlling, Wiley.
  • IEEE Std 1490  (2003): Adoption of PMI Standard A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge
  • Wysocki, R. (2007): Effective Project Management, Wiley Publishing Inc.