This course examines the management of projects. Topics include needs assessment, scope definition, team building, planning, scheduling, risk management, budgeting, resource allocation, communication, stakeholder management, project execution, and ongoing project control. PREREQ: Either OPER 3006, COMM 2056, or COMM 2055; or ENGR 2097 (for students in Engineering). Methods of teaching: lectures. Credits: 3. Students may not retain for both COMM 4506 and OPER 4016.