article review assignment 0
The Article Review assignment for this class is to critically review an article having to do with any issue in the business
world as it relates to project management. You can pick any article you wish, as long as it meets the criteria listed below.
The purpose of this assignment is to allow you to choose a topic in which you are interested and do some additional, indepth
research on the topic.
Here are some suggested topics:
Project life cycle
The cost-schedule-quality equilibrium
A project charter
The object of your critique is to describe and analyze the issues in the article. The following outline should be
The article should be summarized in three to four paragraphs. Start the paper by clearly identifying the article title
and author. You will need to answer, but are not limit to, the following questions:
What issue/topic is the article addressing?
Who is potentially affected by the issue/topic?
In your opinion, was the article well written? Why, or why not?
The Article Review should be no more than three pages in length. The research article should not be more than five
years old and should be two or more pages long. Please follow APA format.
Unit VIII Project Management Essay
This assignment is designed to give you the opportunity to choose a topic from this course and relate it to an experience
you have had in the workplace. This experience can be from a current or past position you have held. The objective of this
assignment is to show how you can apply a topic from this course to a real world situation.
This paper is to be written in APA format, with appropriate citations and references as needed.
It should be five to seven pages in length, double-spaced (not including your cover page and references page).
Provide examples as they pertain to your topic. Limit them to no more than three, and be sure they relate to the
Having an effective project manager
Being an effective project manager
Project portfolio development
Project team experience
The effects of project uncertainties
Keep in mind these are just suggested topics. If you have any questions about a possible topic please feel free to contact
your professor for further discussion.
CSU requires that students use the APA style for papers