***Previously the Teacher had us Brainstorm this assignment and pick the topic , I am attaching the doc that has that information with teacher comment please feel free to tweak if you feel it is necessary ***
This assignment requires you to conduct independent research and study of a project management topic of your choice with the objective of responding to a research question
The paper must be based on a topic relative to the course subject matter with the focus on investigating a specific research question. This effort should require approximately 8-10pages of written text. The following content structure is recommended:
- Cover Page
- Introduction (approximately 1 page)
- Research Question (should be a focused statement)
- Review of Relevant Literature (as needed to support research findings; should be current within ten years)
- Analysis (Critical Thinking) (approximately 3 pages)
- Conclusions and Response to the Research Question (approximately 1 page)
- Reference Page
Some research questions for consideration are:
- How can a project manager minimize the project life cycle impacts of engineering design changes issued during the execution phase?
- How do project management ethics influence success or failure of a project?
- What are the major challenges associated with organizing and managing a project team?