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Module Title
Project and Relationship Management CIMA E2

Managing people, Project management, Strategic management, Change management

SCQF Points20
ECTS Points10
CreatedAugust 2010
ApprovedMay 2014
AmendedSeptember 2013
Version No.1

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Prerequisites for Module

To have passed the relevant first and second year modules or equivalent.

Corequisite Modules


Precluded Modules


Aims of Module

To obtain an holistic and integrated view of managing organisations from external and internal perspectives by building an understanding of organisatonal structures.

Learning Outcomes for Module

On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:

1. Discuss developments in strategic management and analyse the relationship between different aspects of the global business environment.
2. Discuss the concepts associated with managing through people and discuss the hard and soft aspects of people and organisational performance.
3. Discuss the effectiveness of organisational relationships and discuss management tools and techniques in managing organisational relationships.
4. Advise on important elements in the change process and discuss the concepts involoved in managing projects.

Indicative Module Content

As per CIMA E2 2015 Syllabus.

Indicative Student Workload

Contact Hours

Distance Learning
Virtual, lectures, tutorials and workshops

Directed Study

Assessment preparation
Directed question practice
Directed research and reading

Private Study

Private study

Mode of Delivery

The mode of delivery is Distance Learning - with a focus on the use of interactive online activities such as forums and chat rooms.

Assessment Plan

Learning Outcomes Assessed
Component 1 1,2,3,4

Component one is the CIMA E2 Management level exam.

Indicative Bibliography

1.Guided and timely sources of literature available from the University library according to the subject matter under consideration.

Additional Notes

Core module material is provided, and includes material from, published by CIMA and Kaplan.

Robert Gordon University, Garthdee House, Aberdeen, AB10 7QB, Scotland, UK: a Scottish charity, registration No. SC013781