BTEC HIGHER NATIONAL IN ENGINEERING
UNIT CODE J601/0302 LEVEL 4 CREDITS 15
UNIT NUMBER / TITLE 37 Management of Projects OUTCOME: 1 ASSESSMENT TITLE: Assignment 1 – Phases of a Wind Farm Project STUDENT NAME ___________________________________________ Submission Date 9/4/13 Date Handed In
Date Given Out 5/3/13
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GRADING THEMES P1.1 P1.2 P1.3 P1.4
Shane Payne M2 M3 D2 Criteria
ASSESSORS SIGNATURE Pass Fail Refer __________________________ DATE __________________________ IV NO. HNC2012/010 PAGE 1
Name Outcome P1.1 P1.2 Understand
the principles of project P1.3 management
Explain the principles of project management. Discuss the viability of projects with particular emphasis on the criteria for success/failure. Explore principles behind project management systems and procedures. Explain key elements involved in terminating projects and conducting post-project appraisals.
Date Assessor Feedback
Relevant theories and techniques have been applied to the Project Management Principles. A range of methods and techniques have been applied. The design of methods/techniques of the Project Management Cycle has been justified. The appropriate structure and approach has been used to present the Project Management Process. Coherent, logical development of principles/ concepts for the intended audience. A range of methods of presentation have been used and technical language has been accurately used to highlight the stages of the Project Cycle. • autonomy/independence has been demonstrated • substantial activities, projects or investigations have been planned, managed and organised • activities have been managed • the unforeseen has been accommodated • the importance of interdependence has been recognised and achieved
Select/design and apply appropriate methods/ techniques
Present and communicate appropriate findings
• take responsibility for managing and organising activities
IV NO. HNC2012/010
HNC Diploma in Engineering – 37 Management of Projects Assignment 1 – Phases of a Wind Farm Project Outcomes
This assignment covers elements of the following outcomes of the above module: LO1 Understand the principles of project management
Assessment criteria During this assignment you should demonstrate the ability to: 1.1 Explain the principles of project management. 1.2 Discuss the viability of projects with particular emphasis on the criteria for success/failure. 1.3 Explore principles behind project management systems and procedures. 1.4 Explain key elements involved in terminating projects and conducting postproject appraisals.
Projects are, by nature, complex operations and as such require a range of activities that are both managed and co-ordinated...