Course Description for Project Engineering

EML3553: Project Engineering
Prerequisite:  EGN 1001C
Description: This course provides an overview of project management with emphasis on project scheduling, budgets and economic analysis. Students will employ management tools such as Microsoft Project, PERT charts, and GANNT charts to identify project milestones, parallel versus sequential operations and milestone decision points. Topics such as risk assessment, task-based management, time value of money, cash flow, inflation, depreciation, breakeven point and cost-benefit analysis will be covered.