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TIETS19 Software Project Management, Theory and Practice 10 op
Organised by
Degree Programme in Computer Sciences
Person in charge
Timo Poranen
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2012–2013 X X X X
2013–2014 X X X X
Preceding studies
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
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Curricula 2011 – 2012
TKOPS117 Software Project Management 6–12 ECTS

General description

Contains courses
-- Theory of Software Project Management, 3 ECTS and
-- Software Project Management, 7 ECTS.

Learning outcomes

After completing the course Theory of Software Project Management a student is expected to be able to
- understand basics on management of software development work and people,
- understand how to apply different software development models,
- recognise relations of project management, process quality and software quality,
- know basic methods to estimate work efforts and production costs in software development projects,
- be aware of software engineering ethics,
- be cognisant of current research trends in project management.

After completing the course Software Project Management a student is expected to be able to
- participate in a software development project as a project manager,
- take responsibility of a project team and project organisation,
- apply theoretical knowledge on project management and software development into practice,
- be well aware on ethical issues related to software project management and can apply this ethical knowledge in practical situations,
- understand how different management and development practices affect software and process quality.


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Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Theory of Software Project Management  Participation in course work  3 ECTS
In Finnish
Further information 

Kirjallinen tentti ja essee.

In English
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Essays and exam

Software Project Management  Participation in course work  7 ECTS
In Finnish
Further information 

Käytännön työ ja kirjallinen raportti.

In English
Further information 

Practical work and written report


Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

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