Courses Catalogue

Contracting & Procurement For Project Managers

COURSE CODE: PPM 7305
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Project Planning and Management, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Content and Outline

  • Definition of Procurement Management (4 hours)
  • Procurement Categories (4 hours)
  • Planning for the Procurement of Project Scope(4 hours)
  • Corporate Teaming Arrangements
  • Procurement Risks(4 hours)
  • Selection of Contract Types(8 hours)
  • The "Project Procurement Management Plan"(8 hours)
  • Planning for the Solicitations
  • Legal Aspects of Project Procurements(8 hours)
  • Solicitation of Seller Proposals(8 hours)
  • Source Selection and Contract Award(8 hours)
  • The Management of Project Procurements: a.k.a. Contract Administration (4 hours)
  • Closing – out Project Procurements

MODE OF DELIVERY

  • Lectures
  • Individual and Group presentations

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AND / OR EQUIPMENT

  • Whiteboard and Markers
  • Flip Charts
  • LCD Projectors
  • CDs, DVDs and Tapes