[ 514SOSKMVTU21 ] IK Managing Projects in Virtual Teams

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Business Administration Almina Besic 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme International Business Administration 2021W
Objectives The students have knowledge of how to tackle the operational aspects of project management in global virtual teams. They learn the foundations of management in a virtual environment and practice simulations, creating virtual laboratory for experimenting and enhancing skills.
Subject Clarification of the following basic terms and topics will be covered:

  • basic history of virtual team management,
  • review the current trends in virtual communication,
  • reflect on the attitudes of responsibility,
  • hone the skills of collaborative virtual work, digital leadership, technical and human literacy in the online environment,
  • apply practical tools for successful project management in virtual teams
Criteria for evaluation Test, group assignments and active participation
Methods Lectures, group work, online / virtual simulation
Language English
Study material Relevant articles and/or book chapters
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority