Institute of Commercial Management | Qualification Subject

Computers & Project Management

Main Topics of Study

Project Management Computer Systems – Preparation

  • Scheduling
  • Facilities
  • System requirements
  • Program selection
  • Network logic requirements
  • Computer schedule preparation

Project Management Computer Systems – Typical

  • System and software
  • Error prevention and checking
  • Network plotting
  • Resource scheduling
  • Output reports
  • Updating

Project Management Computer Systems – Specialised Applications

  • Dealing with large networks
  • Multi-project resource scheduling
  • Standard networks
  • Standard subnetwork modules or templates
  • Programs for probability and risk analysis
  • Software sources

Recommended Reading

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Project Management – Dennis Lock (Gower)

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Project Risk Management: Processes, Techniques & Insights – C B Chapman & S A Ward (Wiley)