Assignment Workload:

  • This Assignment comprise of a Case Study questions.
  • Assignment is to be submitted by each student individually.

Assignment Purposes/Learning Outcomes:

After completion of Assignment-2 students will able to understand the

  • Defining the concepts, theories and approaches of project management. (L.O-1.1)
  • Analyze to work effectively and efficiently as a team member for project related cases. (L.O-3.1)
  • Evaluate to monitor and control the project. (L.O-3.2)

Assignment-2: Case Study

Assignment Case study Question: (Marks 10)

Please read the Case-5.2 Post Graduation Adventure. from Chapter 5 Estimating Project Times and Costs given in your textbook Project Management: The Managerial Process 8th edition by Larson and Gray page no: 93 also refer to specific concepts you have learned from the chapter to support your answers. Answer the following questions.

Case study questions

  • Assume you are either Mike or Josh; how would you go about making a decision using project management methodology? Explain in 150 words (3 Marks).
  • Looking first at only cost, what decision would you make? Explain in 150 words (3 Marks).
  • After cost, what other factors should be considered before making a decision? Explain in 200 words (4 Marks)