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Why ENCE 600

As the world becomes smaller through technology and the global marketplace, adept project managers must learn to adapt and thrive in such a cross-cultural environment. Through this course, students will understand how to connect and execute projects across international and cultural boundaries.

Stats Credits 3 Offered Next* There are no current offerings at this time. Prequisite Permission

Books*

Schedule

Week 1Set the Stage for Project Office and Global ProjectsWeek 2Essential Project Office Models and FunctionsWeek 3The Project Office Transformation Mission Business CaseWeek 4The Role of the Project Office in Managing Global Projects RisksWeek 5Use of the Project Office for Implementation Planning and Measuring Success of Global Projects (Health Check)Week 6Mid-Term ExamWeek 7The Project Office as a Standards Setting organizationWeek 8The Project Office as a Knowledge Management and Delivery Organization 9 The Project Office Role as a Consulting OrganizationWeek 9The Project Office Role as a Consulting OrganizationWeek 10Communication across Global BoundariesWeek 11Success in Virtual Teams EnvironmentWeek 12Achieving Excellence in Your Global Project AssignmentWeek 13Final Exam


*All course content, including schedule, topics, and books are subject to change semester-to-semester. Course costs are dependent on students' individual situations, including but not limited to, online vs on-campus enrollment, in-state vs out-of-state enrollment, and scholarships. Not all books on this page may be required readings and additional readings may be assigned. Please check the UMD Schedule of Classes for most up to date semester offerings. Instructors give students specific semester details once they are enrolled.