The purpose of this course is to enable the student to explore the various phases of the project to as to understand how each is conceptualized, planned and managed. It will also provide the student with detailed knowledge and skills in project management practices that ensure project success and also be able to apply monitoring and evaluation principles and tools in project management.
Expected Learning Outcomes
At the end of the course students should be able to:
- Describe the various phases of the project cycle;
- Analyze the place of monitoring and evaluation in the project cycle;
- Apply the various fundamentals of project management;
- Carry out project planning and implementation process.
Course Content/Course Description
Background information, project conceptualization, overview of project cycle, project identification, needs analysis, situation analysis, socioeconomic and stakeholder analysis, identification of potential projects, project design, and logical framework, work plans, results based matrix, project appraisal, feasibility study, project implementation, project control, project monitoring and evaluation, project feedback and learning process.