MN4307 Defense Acquisition Program Management Case Studies

This course provides the student with knowledge and understanding of major systems management control processes and tools, application of program management control systems and the use of computer-based management information systems with strategic media choices so as to develop effective media campaigns, interact effectively with the print and broadcast news media, and handle press conferences and similar media events. Particular attention is focused on anticipating and handling crisis communication. Specifically, students will learn to organize crisis management teams, develop crisis management plans, and create communication plans to manage information and public perception. Case studies involving program management problem solving and decision making in the acquisition environment are used.


MN3331 or MN3221 and MN3222 or MN3301 or consent of Instructor.

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  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer