MANAGING PROJECTS IN THE CLOUD

CSE2CPX

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject focuses on the skills and knowledge required to manage information and communications technology projects in the cloud. The subject takes a practical approach by taking students from the project planning stage to the project closure stage. It covers conducting a feasibility study, how to establish and work effectively in a project team, financial planning, project management tools and software, and project management methodologies. It provides students with an opportunity to gain practical skills and knowledge in using various project management tools that available in the cloud.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesCSE1ISX
Students must be admitted in the following course: SBACTO

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Application Development on the Cloud

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorDidasko

Year2018

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDidasko Digital

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Amazon Web Services for Mobile Developers: Building Apps with AWS

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMishra A.

Year2017

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherWiley

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Create a document that defines the parameters of a project, including the scope, stakeholders, resource and reporting requirements.
02. Conduct a feasibility study for projects in the cloud
03. Use project management methodology, tools and technology to plan, organise and manage a project through its lifecycle.
04. Work effectively as part of an IT project team
05. Effectively communicate and report on project requirements, progress and outcomes to stakeholders

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 2 - 13
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 2 to week 13 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 41 - 52
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 52 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 45 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 50 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 50 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 6 - 17
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 6 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 21
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 15 - 26
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 15 to week 26 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 19 - 30
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 19 to week 30 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 24 - 35
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 24 to week 35 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 28 - 39
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 28 to week 39 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 32 - 43
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 37 - 48
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 37 to week 48 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Project scope and feasibility report (750-words equiv.) (individual)Students create a written project scoping document and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

Group assignment: project plan documentation (1100-words per student equiv.) (individual & team)Team to consists of up to 4 students. This written report will be submitted as one document by each team. It consists of individually written sections (approximately 900 words each) which are assessed individually, along with common sections of approximately 800 words, assessed as a group.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report and presentation(10% report, 10% for presentation) 900-words equiv. (individual)Students produce a short written report, and an oral presentation (5 mins each) to report on the projects progress and outcomes.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three online project scenario activities (1000-words equiv.) (individual)Use of project management software and tools in a range of practical activities.Each online activity is worth 10%

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3