Project Management in Practice

- an elective subject on the part-time Academy Profession Degree in leadership and management

With the subject ‘Project Management in Practice’, you will learn all the basic skills of project management. You will increase your project management skills, so that you give the impression of a competent and professional project manager or employee who has the ability to initiate, implement and complete your organisation’s projects.

A subject for current & future project managers

‘Project Management in Practice’ is for current and future project managers and employees who have projects as part of their job functions. You will get the knowledge and tools to manage projects from start to finish. 

The subject’s content

  • project establishment and objectives
  • project organisation
  • reporting, follow-up and quality assurance
  • project management
  • agile project forms

Your benefit from this subject

Once you have taken this subject, you will be able to:

  • analyse the prerequisites and framework for setting-up the project’s managerial basis
  • use appropriate tools to manage a project
  • recognise the basic management tools in a project management context.

Teaching based on practical learning

The basis of the teaching is your daily life. It is therefore important that you are active and contribute with your own experience. Your learning transpires through combination, where you get new knowledge through presentations and reflection – and not least through sparring in smaller groups.

Exam and ECTS

You end the process with a written project report and an oral exam, which has based on a business case. You will be marked according to the Danish 7-point scale. 'Project Management in Practice' gives 10 ECTS. 

Start in February or September

Our classes start in either February or September, and we accept students continuously for the upcoming class. Apply as soon as you have decided to take this subject as there may be a waiting list.

Whole education, or isolated subject.

`Project management in practice` is a subject on the Academy Profession Degree in leadership and management, which is a part of the leadership subject area. The Subject can also be taken as an elective on another academy profession degree, or it can be taken as an isolated subject.

Other subjects in this part-time programme are not currently offered in English, but please contact us at or phone +45 7228 6160 for enquiries.