Title

Project and data management

Overview

This module will develop your post-graduate study skills in an applied maritime context while also equipping you with project and data management skills appropriate to your possible future employment as mid ranking/senior staff in the marine industry.  It will teach you data gathering, manipulation and evaluation skills to critically analyse maritime engineering and commercial data.

Includes lectures in
  • Project management practice
  • Project assurance
  • Quality control
  • Change and risk management
Key skills learned
  • Gather, prepare and manipulate maritime scientific, engineering or commercial data
  • Using industry-appropriate software
  • Model and analyse the behaviour of systems
  • Apply leadership and project management skills
  • Develop individual effective management techniques
  • Critically evaluate results
Language

English

Duration

16 weeks part-time study

Credits

20 transferable credits at academic level 7

Assessment

Coursework only. Multiple-choice quiz, reflective essay and exercises