GE 404 (Engineering Management)

GE 404: ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT
2nd Semester 1438/1439H (2017/2018)

No Topic Reading Assignment Duration “Weeks”
INTRODUCTION & PROJECT ORGANIZING
1a Introduction for Engineering Management Ch. 1 & Class Notes 1
1b Project Participants and Project Life Cycle Class Notes 0.5
PROJECT PLANNING
2 Project Time Planning:
  • Processes, and
  • Bar (Gantt) Chart
Ch. 1 1
3 Network Model:
  • Activity-On-Node (AON),
  • Precedence Diagramming, and
  • Time_scaled network
Ch. 2 (pp. 37-43)
Ch. 4 (pp. 93-107)
2
4a Resource Leveling and Allocation Ch. 7 (pp. 191-210) 1.5
4b Resource Allocation Class Note 1
5 Time-Cost Trade-Offs Ch. 8 (pp. 237-249) 1.5
PROJECT FINANCING AND CONTROL
6 Contractual and Organizational Approaches Ch. 1 & Class Notes 0.5
7 Financial Management: Cashflow Forecasting Class Notes 1.5
8a Time Control Ch. 5 (pp. 133-163) & Class Notes 1
8b Cost Control Ch. 5 (pp. 133-163) & Class Notes 1
9 Analysis of Scheduling Delay Class Notes 1.5

 
 
Textbook:       Project Management with CPM, PERT, and Precedence Diagramming, 3rd Edition, by Moder J., Phillips, C., and Davis, E.
 
Grading:         Mid-term Exams                                              50%
                        Assignments and Quizzes                                 10%
                        Final Examination                                            40%
 
Mid Term Exams:
 
First Mid-Term                         Monday            12 March  2018                                     7:00 – 8:30 pm
                                                (Week 8)           (24 Jumad II 1439H)
 
Second Mid-Term                    Monday            9 April  2018                                         7:00 – 8:30 pm
                                                (Week 12)         (23 Rajab 1439H)

Course Materials