Project Procurement Management

Course Number: PROJMGT 7050
Course Name: Project Procurement Management (Online)
Course Description:    Typically the more complex and challenging the project, the more work will be sent outside of the organization for performance. Project Procurement Management is one of the nine project management knowledge areas in the PMBOK®. This course covers issues surrounding procurement and solicitation planning, outsourcing and partnering, solicitation development, contract administration, and contract closeout from the vantage points of both the buyer and the seller.
Prerequisites:    PROJMGT 7010 and PROJMGT 7020
Level: Graduate
Credits: 3
Format: Online
Program: Master of Science in Project Management
Master of Science in Integrated Supply Chain Management

Registration Instructions

NOTE: The information below is representative of the course and is subject to change.  The specific details of the course will be available in the Desire2Learn course instance for the course in which a student registers.

Additional Information

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to

  • Prepare a procurement management plan.
  • Develop the documents necessary to support the procurement process.
  • Recognize and apply success factors for a successful contract negotiation.
  • Understand how to effectively select sellers.
  • Manage and monitor seller performance utilizing observation and reporting tools.
  • Plan and execute the tasks necessary to close out a contract.
  • Effectively integrate procurement with other project processes.

Unit Descriptions

Unit 1: Introduction to Project Procurement Management
Unit 2: Plan Procurement
Unit 3: Procurement Documents and Source Selection Criteria
Unit 4: Conduct Procurements - Seller Responses
Unit 5: Conduct Procurements - Select Sellers
Unit 6: Control Procurements - Contract Content
Unit 7: Control Procurements - Tools and Techniques
Unit 8: Social Responsibility in Procurement and Projects
Unit 9: Project Procurement Closeout

Grading Criteria for Activities

Assignment Percentage
Individual Assignments (3 @ 100 pts. each) 40%
Group Projects (5 @ 100 pts. each) 30%
Group Discussions (6 @ 100 pts. each) 30%
Total: 100%

Grading Scale
A 90% - 100%
B 80% - 89%
C 70% - 79%

 

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