GSOE9820 Engineering Project Management
Corey Martin
Week 1
Project Closure
Course Roadmap
Reference: Gray, C & Larson, E, Project Management, 5th Ed. McGraw-Hill
Project closure major activities
Evaluation of project goals and performance
Developing less

Tutorial on Statistical Inference Solutions
1. What is the 95% confidence interval for the mean of the following measurements
109, 120, 100, 115, 118, 121, 116, 117, 119, 118 if it is known that the standard
deviation is 6?
Since we know the standard devi

Tutorial on Portfolio Theory Solution
1) A worker needs to save money for retirement. He believes that he will need to have a lump
sum of $1 million in 10 years time. He currently has no savings. He is paid a monthly salary
and wants to make equal monthly

Tutorial on Fault and Event Trees Solution
1) In the following diagram P(A) = 0.5, P(B) = 0.4 and P(C) = 0.6. Determine P(D) if events
A,B and C are all independent of each other.
D
C
A
B
Answer:
P(A union B) = 0.5 + 0.4 0.5 * 0.4 = 0.7
P(D) = 0.7 * 0.6 =

GSOE9820 Engineering Project Management
Van Le and Corey Martin
Week 4
Effective Leadership
Objectives:
1. Understand the fundamentals of leadership
2. Function as an effective leader of diverse engineering teams.
3. Earn the trust and confidence of colle

GSOE9820 Engineering Project Management
Corey Martin and Van Le
Week 5
Dynamic Teams, Projects and
Organisational structures and Culture
Course Roadmap
Organisational structure
An organisational structure
defines how activities such
as task allocation,
co

GSOE9820 Engineering Project Management
Corey Martin
Week 11
Outsourcing
Course Roadmap
What is Outsourcing?
Is the contracting out of a business
process or function to another party.
Outsourcing
Outsourcing refers to the process by which an
organization

GSOE9820 Engineering Project Management
Corey Martin
Week 11
Introduction to agile project management
Course Roadmap
One-size does not fit all !
Traditional vs Agile project management
Traditional
Agile
Design up front
Continuous design
Fixed scope
Flexib

GSOE9820 Engineering Project Management
Corey Martin
Week 1
Introduction to modern project
management
Course Road Map
Reference: Project management the managerial process 5th ed.
Origins of project
Project
Projectum
Pro-icere = before an action
Pro = prec

Tutorial on Basic Statistics
1.
What is P A B
intersections?
PA
B
2.
C
PA
PA
C in terms of the probabilities of A, B, C and their
PB
PB
C PA B C
PC PA B PA
C
PB
C
PA
B
C
Which of the following are likely to be independent events?
A person having both blue