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Software project management

Code: 61528
ECTS: 5.0
Lecturers in charge: Hrvoje Strepački - Lectures
Lecturers: mr. sc. Žarko Čulić - Exercises
English level:


All teaching activities will be held in Croatian. However, foreign students in mixed groups will have the opportunity to attend additional office hours with the lecturer and teaching assistants in English to help master the course materials. Additionally, the lecturer will refer foreign students to the corresponding literature in English, as well as give them the possibility of taking the associated exams in English.

1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Exercises 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
COURSE AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: To give students an insight into risks, problems and critical success factors of software projects. Mastering the roles and functions in management of software projects. Understanding the phases and processes within the software project life cycle. Understanding various techniques of planning and managing software projects. Reviewing some basic methods of designing, implementing and testing software; understanding interaction of those methods with project network plans. Presenting various methods of software team management. Understanding needs and techniques for management of user requirements. Enabling students to use project-planning techniques by applying a suitable software tool, e.g. Microsoft Project.

1. Introduction. Project Management Basics. Software Project Planning and Management Scope. Software Project Organization, Documentation and Technology. Project Planning Phases.
2. Project design and planning. Elements and interactions in networked plan. Time Analysis. Cost Analysis. Project Hierarchy and Interactions. Project Resources and Project Resource Management.
3. Project Risk and Project Change Management. General Risks. Software Project Risks. Risk Identification and Management. Software Project Change Management.
4. Control, Reporting, Communications. Project Reporting System, Project Management and Control Components (planned, Actual). Project Communication Techniques and Technologies.
5. Software Project Portfolio Management. Portfolio and Portfolio Management.
6. Standards and Networking. Project Management Standards. Inter-organizational Project networking.
  1. K. Schwalbe: Information Technology Project Management, 3rd edition
  2. J. Brandenberger, R.Konrad: Tehnika mrežnog planiranja
Prerequisit for:
Enrollment :
Passed : Software engineering
3. semester
Izborni predmet 3, 4, 5, 6 - Regular study - Computer Science and Mathematics

4. semester
Izborni predmet 3, 4, 5, 6 - Regular study - Computer Science and Mathematics
Consultations schedule: