DOP701 Portfolio Management Technologies

Code DOP701
Name Portfolio Management Technologies
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Computer Science
Faculty Department of Management Information Technology
Academic staff Jānis Grabis
Credit points 4.0 (6.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Development of new products and identification of growth directions is an important enterprise strategic planning problem. It also has to be balanced with current enterprise objectives, resources and competences. The course explores different solutions of this problem using business process modelling, multi-criteria decision-making methods and product and project feasibility analysis methods. The main attention is devoted to integration of portfolio management into the overall life-cycle of information systems development. Technological solutions used in evaluation of alternative projects and for integration with other information systems development tools are explored in laboratory work..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The course objective is to learn project identification and project portfolio management methods and technologies.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Ability to determine project portfolio efficiency measures and to allocate resources to competing projects - Laboratory work on evaluation of project portfolio efficiency measures
Ability to analyze project portfolio and to identify the most promising projects - Coursework on project portfolio analysis
Ability to integrate portfolio management into enterprise information technology architecture - Examination questions on interactions between portfolio management and business process management and enterprise information technology architecture
Ability to design technological environment for portfolio management - Laboratory work on deployment and configuration of portfolio management tools
Course prerequisites Enterprise information systems

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