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Module Code: MAN475
Module Title: Project Risk Management
Module Level: Level 4
Module Credits: 5.00
Academic Year: 2019/20
Semester: SEM1
Originating Department: International Business School Suzhou
Pre-requisites: N/A
This module aims to provide students with the critical knowledge and understanding of project evaluation from the comprehensive perspectives of project management, cost and finance, as well as risk management. This involves project selection, funding and financing, cost and budgeting, risk management and project controlling.
Students will learn practical skills, methods and knowledge necessary for project evaluation throughout a project lifecycle.
Learning outcomes 
A. Demonstrate a critical understanding on the concepts and methods of project selection, financing and budgeting management as well as apply these methods in real life project scenarios.

B. Interpret, explain and apply theoretical knowledge in project risk management.

C. Select and apply appropriate principles, processes, tools and techniques of project evaluation throughout the project lifecycle.

D. Critically evaluate various challenges associated with project evaluation.
Method of teaching and learning 
Lectures, workshops, class participation, group work, online learning, and private study.
1. Introduction of the module; Definition and explanation of concepts; Project selection

2. Project financing management

3. Project cost and budgeting management

4. Financial modeling and impact management on projects

5. Project risk management definitions and framework

6. Project risk identification and documentation

7. Project risk analysis and prioritization

8. Project risk response plans development, implementation and monitoring

9. Project risk and return management

10. Implications and scenario planning

11. Project controlling management

12. Group presentations
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 36          114  150 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Individual Presentation 15.00
2 Group Assignment 35.00
3 Individual Assignment 50.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 6/6/2020 10:42:21 PM