Project management is the temporary activity undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result. Graduates of this course will be able to describe how to initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control, and close out the work of a team to achieve specific outcomes.
Your professional project management success depends upon an understanding of the multiple strategies of project management. A challenge of project management is to achieve all of the project goals within the given constraints. Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to describe the essential processes, terminology, and elements of project management. You will also be able to describe strategies and sophisticated techniques used in effective project management. You will be able to explain the project life cycle, illustrate project management's relationship to other disciplines, and describe the essential role of a project manager.
Upon completion of this course you will be able to describe functional and projectized organizations, project integration management, and project-wide change control. You will be able to create project management check lists and forms and be able to construct a project charter.