3. Class Website of BSIT-3D
1.1.1 Subject Syllabus
1.1.2 Room assignment and Schedule
1.1.3 List of instructors
1.2 Lecture Notes
1.2.1 1st semester
1.2.2 2nd semester
1.3 Books that are using in class
1.3.1 IT Specialization (IS)
1.3.2 Fundamentals of accounting
1.3.3 Free Elective
1.3.4 Multimedia System
1.3.5 Software Engineering
1.4 Other Instructional Information
1.4.1 Online Tutorials
2. Personal pages of each member
2.1 Regular Students
2.2 Irregular Students
3. Bulletin Board
3.2 School News
4. Chat Room
4.1 Students Conversation
4.2 Consultation of Students to their instructors for their subject matter.
a. What do you think the real problem was in this case?
The real problem in this case was with nick and the top management, because in nick’s side before he accept that kind of position he should know what is the role and responsibilities of being a project manager, and in the top management they should know the person that they will give that specific position and they should give enough time to the project manager that they will assign for the project manager to cope up whats happening in a project.
b. Does the case present a realistic scenario? Why or why not?
Yes the case present a realistic scenario because now a days people just accept the offer of any position in any kind of work without knowing its role and responsibilities of their work.
c. Was Nick Carson a good project manager? Why or why not?
Nick Carson was not a good project manager because first he was just focus on finishing the project without knowing the effects of what he is doing in the team and Nick Carson do not have enough knowledge being a project manager because first at first he didn’t know how to estimate their time when will they finish the project.
d. What should top management have done to help Nick?
The top management should orient nick before they give the project manager’s position, they should give a brief background of the project and what it been through so that he can cope up with it and he will know what did the previous project managers did.
e. What could Nick have done to be a better project manager?
Nick should focus in being a project manager, he should know the difference between being a project manager and in leading a software development and he should delved more information, technical problems and critical flaws that he should solve, for him to understand and know how it was fixed by that it can help him developed his skills and knowledge in handling a project.
Information Technology Project Management, 7e,