Applied activities are often useful teaching tools. Some of the Sample Analysis Problems below can be assigned as in-class or out-of-class activities.
Risk analysis and Earned Value analysis is a good way to demonstrate the complexities of a project. Instructors have the opportunity to introduce sample analysis problems as shown here. Notice the emphasis on communication to the stakeholder.
In this activity, students are introduced to projects and strategy as well as financial techniques to assess project cost. Learning outcome: Student is able to apply NPV analysis to project decisions.