PROJECT PLANNING AND EVALUATION

Second cycle degree in LOCAL DEVELOPMENT (Ord. 2017)

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: ELENA PISANI

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Principle of Economics
Examination methods: For attending students (STEDE and LD):
- Presentation of a Concept Note prepared by a project group of three students (50% of the final mark)
- Oral exam (50% of the final mark)

For not attending students (LD only):
Oral exam (in this case the student does not have to present the Concept Note).
Course unit contents: Introduction:
Organization, teaching materials, web sites, exams, etc. (SEE MOODLE)
Project planning of local development
Donors of local development projects
Typologies of local development projects

Project Cycle Management (PCM):
The Project Cycle Management
Context Analysis, problem and objective trees, strategy selection
Logical framework
Activities, resources, budget
Administrative Procedures

Project evaluation:
Introducing to monitoring and evaluation
Preparing effective development evaluation
Conducting development evaluation

Class labs:
Problem tree and problem objective
Logical framework
Budget