Principles of Portfolio Management

Course Description

Management of a portfolio of capabilities, generally realized in a suite of physical systems, is a common problem faced by acquisition and sustainment programs. These portfolio management problems benefit from a set of standardized methods based on sound Systems Engineering principles and tools.

Course ID: DEF 4530P
Course Format: Classroom

Contract Only Course

This course is available for contract only. Please fill out this form if you are interested in this offering.

How You Will Benefit

  • Overview of portfolio management
  • Identify the goals of the portfolio
  • Decompose the goals of the portfolio into asset capabilities
  • Solicit stakeholder input
  • Comparison of methodologies
  • Calculating asset utility: relative and absolute methods
  • Aggregating asset utility into portfolio utility
  • Portfolio optimization

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Todd Shayler