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Programa Especializado
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Nivel intermedio

Nivel intermedio

This course is ideal for graduates from engineering, science and other numerate subjects or for professionals with relevant work experience.

Horas para completar

Aprox. 17 horas para completar

Sugerido: We suggest that each week of this course will take approximately 5 hours to complete....
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Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Qué aprenderás

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    Understand major project financing and key financial indicators used in major project finance

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    Identify the key investors in major projects

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    Explore different approaches to project contracting and earn how to ensure successful project initiation

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    Understand how to assess an organisation's capabilities

Programa Especializado
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Nivel intermedio

Nivel intermedio

This course is ideal for graduates from engineering, science and other numerate subjects or for professionals with relevant work experience.

Horas para completar

Aprox. 17 horas para completar

Sugerido: We suggest that each week of this course will take approximately 5 hours to complete....
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
4 horas para completar

Financing and initiating major engineering projects

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Reading
1 video (Total 2 min), 21 readings, 3 quizzes
Reading21 lecturas
Welcome to Financing and initiating major projects5m
Introduction10m
Where are your peers located?2m
Research and further reading10m
Lesson summary1m
Lesson overview1m
Economic equivalence5m
Quiz introduction1m
What is actualisation and capitalisation?5m
Time value of money: a practical example5m
Quiz introduction1m
Lesson summary1m
Lesson overview1m
What is payback time?10m
Payback time calculation10m
Net present value10m
Net present value calculation15m
Internal rate of return5m
Internal rate of return calculation10m
Quiz introduction1m
Lesson summary1m
Quiz3 ejercicios de práctica
Economic equivalence practice10m
Actualisation and capitalisation practice16m
Test your understanding30m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
4 horas para completar

Financing, investors and contracting

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Reading
1 video (Total 8 min), 14 readings, 1 quiz
Video1 video
Reading14 lecturas
Welcome to the week1m
Lesson overview1m
Who invests in major engineering projects?10m
Credit enhancement5m
Lesson summary1m
Lesson overview1m
Contracting instruments15m
Case study: Andasol solar power station15m
Lesson summary1m
Lesson overview1m
Critical analysism
Lesson overview1m
Writing your reflections30m
References2m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Developing critical analysis skills30m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
5 horas para completar

Project initiation and delivery models

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Reading
1 video (Total 10 min), 19 readings, 2 quizzes
Reading19 lecturas
Welcome to the week1m
Lesson overview1m
What is the line of sight?5m
Benefits mapping: creating a benefits map5m
Five case model5m
Case Study: The new crossing for the River Ziff15m
Lesson summary1m
Lesson overview1m
Execution strategy10m
Delivery models5m
The strategy spectrum5m
What is fit for purpose?5m
Socio-technical hexagon30m
Being fit for purpose checklist5m
Lesson summary1m
Lesson overview1m
Your research task10m
What is peer review?10m
References2m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
4 horas para completar

Delivery capability and alignment

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Reading
3 videos (Total 35 min), 13 readings, 1 quiz
Video3 videos
The Project Initiation Routemap part 25m
Interview with Dr Lorraine McDermott24m
Reading13 lecturas
Welcome to the week1m
Lesson overview1m
Root causes of underperformance30m
Assessing the delivery environment and delivery capability10m
Lesson summary1m
Lesson overview1m
Best practice and aligning for project success5m
Case study: Crossrail15m
Quiz introduction1m
Expert interview: Dr Lorraine McDermott2m
Lesson summary1m
Writing your reflections30m
References2m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Test your understanding30m

Instructor

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Dr Giorgio Locatelli

Lecturer of Infrastructure Procurement and Management
School of Civil Engineering

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Acerca del programa especializado Managing Major Engineering Projects

Accelerate your career by improving your project management skills and get involved with major engineering projects. This Specialization delivers a rigorous understanding of the best practices for planning and delivering these major projects. You’ll learn about the measures of success, how to resolve challenges of governance and typical financing approaches of these projects. If you are an engineer or a project manager and you aspire to get involved with major engineering projects, or you are already working on one, then this Specialization is for you. This Specialization is the first step towards earning degree credit from the University of Leeds. Completion of the three Specialization courses, will enable you to apply to the enhanced, for-credit Capstone project which will run as a private course on Coursera. The Capstone project will help develop your skills further through practical research supported by a dedicated instructor in global classroom sessions. Credit earned by successfully completing the Capstone project can be used as evidence of accredited postgraduate study. This specialization is accredited through a professional qualification from CMI....
Managing Major Engineering Projects

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