Project Procurement Management
You will build an understanding of how project procurement impacts the overall success of a project... This week you must select a project that you will use as a topic for many of the assignments in this course. This project will be referred to as “Your Selected Course Project” from this point forward in the course.
Review the resources listed in the Books and Resources area below to prepare for this week's assignments.
Complete the following Spotlight on Skills if you need assistance with the tools used to complete your assignments.
Library Spotlight on Skills: Selecting a Topic
Selecting a topic can sometimes be the most difficult part of any research process. For information on selecting a workable topic (whether you are writing a topic paper or finalizing your dissertation topic) see the Finding a Research Topic pages in the Library.
Books & Resources:
Cerner, H. 2013 Project management: A systems approach to planning, scheduling, and controlling.
Instruction: Read Chapter 19
Films Media Group. (1993). Guns of the Civil War: Government Begins Contracting [Video File]. http://proxy1.ncu.edu/login?://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?&&
Instruction: View Video
Grundy, T. (2012). http://proxy1.ncu.edu/login?://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?&&&-live
Instruction: Read Article
Percy, D. H., Parker, D. B., & Giunipero, L. C. (2008). Using electronic procurement to facilitate supply chain integration: An exploratory study of US-based firms.
Instruction: Read Article
Assignment: Define and Categorize Procurement
Having many new members of the project team you feel it is important to have each member involved in the project team to understand the procurement portion of the project. Write a paper addressing the following points:
Summarize what project procurement management is.
Include in your summary the major project procurement processes.
Address why procurement management is a key part of the project management process.
Support your paper with a minimum of three (3) external resources In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including older articles, may be included.
Length: 5-7 pages not including title and reference pages.
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your paper should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards. Be sure to adhere to north central University's Academic Integrity Policy.
Ok, thanks, waiting for you, you should understand that North-central university has zero tolerance for plagiarism, just a reminder give it your best and please answer the question directly, don't go out of point be original use your own words, use the textbook and the Article/Journal. Do not plagiarize, do not copy and paste. Don’t forget to cite, references, page numbering, running head the Assignment and everything in the assignment should be done in APA format. Lastly, phrases that do not add to the meaning of the sentence. These would include terms such as however, therefore, moreover, in order, that etc. These words should not be in the paper THANKS.
Choose a very good topic so that you can continue with the next Assignment and all the other Assignment of the class THANKS
YOU CAN CHOOSE A TOPIC SINCE YOU HAVE DOWN THIS ASSIGNMENT BEFORE