Project management

- ECTS credits, Academic Year 2023-2024 , -
A flexible online course that introduces the key concepts of project management. You can complete this free course conveniently regardless of time and place!

Enrollment period


Mode of delivery

Web-Based Studies
Independent study

Course study period



The course is free of charge

Education information

This course is part of a study module:

Main content of the course:

  • Definition of project management
  • Project objectives and goals
  • Project phases and lifecycle management
  • Project planning, organization, and scope management
  • Schedule management
  • Cost management and value calculation
  • Project risk management
  • Project stakeholder management
  • Project communication
  • Tasks of a project manager
  • Emerging forms of project management
  • Projects as business ventures

Education format

Continuous learning
Continuing training


Academic Year 2023-2024

Field of study

Engineering, manufacturing and construction

Teaching language


Course organiser

University of Oulu



Contact information

More information and contact information

Jaakko Kujala

Funding source

The training has been funded by the Service Centre for Continuous Learning and Employment. The Service Centre promotes the competence development of working-age people and the availability of skilled labour. The operations of the Service Centre are overseen by the Ministry of Education and Culture and the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment.

Last updated: 31.5.2023