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Course module: 202001089
IT Project Performance
Course info
Course module202001089
Credits (ECTS)4
Course typeStudy Unit
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact persondr. R. Guizzardi - Silva Souza
S. Donnelly
dr. R. Effing
Contactperson for the course
dr. R. Guizzardi - Silva Souza
dr. A.B.J.M. Wijnhoven
Academic year2021
Starting block
RemarksOnly BIT and IBA students can register. Minor students: register for the minor!
Application procedureYou apply via OSIRIS Student
Registration using OSIRISYes
•    Be able to explain the effectiveness of project management standards in context, including DevOps
•    Be able to develop a relevant project management dashboard
•    Being able to make relevant interpretations of project progress reports for progress decisions
•    Be able to apply relevant legal concepts for project contracting
•    Be able to apply relevant legal concepts for contract management
•    Know methods of mediation, conflict avoidance, and motivational project governance settings
  • Week 3: Robin Effing will explain the existence of project management standards (like Prince 2) and their value and limitations compared to modern agile methods.
  • Week 3: Tracking project success by Robin Effing covers how project managers can use various tools to measure the state of their ongoing projects.
  • Week 3: Robin Effing and Fons Wijnhoven will deliver a lecture and tutorial on the difficulties of interpreting project progress reports.
  • Week 3: Olivia Plant will describe the usefulness of DevOps methods for project management.
  • Week 4: Lesley Broos discusses the different types of project contracts and what fits best in different contexts.
  • Week 4: Lesley Broos discusses contract management, i.e. how —by contracting— disputes may be prevented in IT projects.
  • Week 4: Lesley Broos discusses the issues of project dispute resolution by courts as well as by alternative dispute resolution methods.
  • Week 4: A guest lecture from Bureau ICT or Bureau Gateway about how to assess large ICT projects for the government (Van Amerongen; not yet confirmed)
  • Week 5: Test 2. Note that the guest lectures may present material that will be part of this exam.
Module 8
Participating study
Bachelor Business & IT
Participating study
Bachelor International Business Administration
Required materials
Recommended materials
Instructional modes
Presence dutyYes


Only BIT and IBA students can register
IT Project Performance

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