IT Project Management

8.126.00.03 IT Project Management
Qualification awarded: Master of Information Systems and Technology with specialization in IT Project Management
Entry year: 2019
Mode of study: full
Program duration: 1,5 years
Institute: Institute of Computer Science and Information Technologies
Number of credits: 90 credits ECTS
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications Framework: Second (Master) level, 7-th level of NQF, EHEA second Cycle
Field(s) of study: Information technology
Specific admission requirements: Entrance examinations in specialty and foreign language.
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning: Given that the previous level obtained in another country requires nostrification, which is held Lviv Polytechnic. The machinery recognition of non-formal and information education - no.
Qualification requirements and regulations, including graduation requirements: The full implementation of the curriculum and defense of Master's Thesis.
Characteristics of the educational program: Gaining profound theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in the fields of project and program management in material (non-material) production which will let the students effectively fulfill innovative tasks on the corresponding levels of professional activity focused on the research into and the solution of complex problems concerning information systems development and engineering in order to meet the needs of science, business and enterprises in various branches.
Gained competence: - planning and implementation of project activities; - methodology and methods of making design decisions; - methodology for systematic structural and object-oriented analysis of complex objects and systems; - design methods and technology, databases and data warehouses usage; - information and computer systems as well as analytical and management technologies development and application methodology, focused on decision forming and decision-making, tools for such systems development and support; - software tools and technologies for the IT projects management; - methodology of conducting research management and projects and programs development in accordance with the approved methodical program and established deadlines; - methods of IT-projects implementation by means of CASE-technologies, stages and the final IT-project work outcomes evaluation and IT-project parameters adjusting; - legal documents and methodology of project documentation formation for IT projects; - methodology and methods of risk management of IT projects; - requirements management in IT projects; - engineering design of software systems.
- project analysis realization and project requirements formulation, as well as developing of requirements model for IT projects; - information systems and software projects development; - methodology and work programmes development for certification and IT projects results licensing; - development of management plans for timing, quality, value, information communications, information, software and technical support, as well as risk management processes planning; - evaluation of IT- project work results.
- ability to use professional and specialized knowledge and practical skills to optimize IT-project submission of any complexity; - ability to use professional and specialized knowledge and practical skills to conduct certification and IT-projects outcomes licensing; - ability to analyze and assess the range of tasks that will promote development of effective IT-projects resources usage; - ability to assess existing technologies of IT-projects management for the advanced information technologies development.
Academic mobility: Based on bilateral agreements between National University "Lviv Polytechnic" and the Technical University of Ukraine. Based on bilateral agreements between National University "Lviv Polytechnic" and schools partner countries
Work placement(s): Master’s Thesis Related Research Practice
Programme director: Ph.D., Docent, Docent of the department of information systems and networks, Kis Yaroslav Petrovych, Yaroslav.P.Kis@lpnu.ua
Occupational profiles of graduates: Work in information technology, communication and IT project management: IT-companies, finance companies, insurance companies, government agencies, consulting.
Access to further studies: further training programs for all Ph.D. field of expertise 12 "Information Technology"
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