mgt437 | undergraduate

Project Management

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This course examines project management roles and environments, the project life cycle, and various techniques of work planning, control, and evaluation for project success.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Project Definition

    • Determine the goals and purpose of a project in terms of the triple constraints.
    • Determine the stakeholder(s) of the project.
    • Analyze the relationships among organizational culture, project structure, and project resources.
    • Develop project scope.
    • Determine the importance of project management in the current business environment.

    Project Planning - Technical

    • Select the proper project management organization (pure project, matrix, functional).
    • Develop a project budget in terms of the triple constraints.
    • Develop "SMART" requirements.
    • Create a project schedule.

    Project Planning - People and Teams

    • Explain the function of communication within project management.
    • Compare and contrast various conflict management resolution techniques.
    • Explain team development techniques.

    Project Implementation

    • Create a risk management plan.
    • Create a plan to control the triple constraints within the project.
    • Develop a change management plan for the project.

    Project Termination

    • Evaluate project outcomes in terms of the triple constraints.
    • Compare and contrast various performance measurement systems.
    • Identify appropriate termination methods.
    • Produce a final project report.
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