Before the students can search for project examples, they need knowledge regarding the basics of project management. In class, we introduce and discuss the difference between projects, chain of projects and programmes. In our courses, this assignment is performed as first homework after at least a half-day session. It is important, that students understand the basics in order to perform this assignment. The process regarding the performance of the assignment is explained at the end of the first session.
The students need to have the knowledge regarding
Assignment: Project Practice Example
We propose two different ways of presenting the results of this assignment. In smaller courses (5-8 students) it is possible that all students present their results. In bigger courses, we propose to make a selection. For courses with many participants, we ask the students to go into small groups of 4-5 students and share their presentations with each other.
In small groups students discuss the following questions:
Then the student groups present the project they want to share in plenary and receive feedback from the other students and the lecturer.