Introduction to Project Management
Our Project Management Certificate is designed to provide starters with the skills to successfully plan and manage corporate projects and procedures. Our non-credit certificate program provides professionals with the skills and knowledge of running successful projects, giving them a competitive edge within the marketplace. The program thoroughly explores the inner and outer workings of project logistics, management, constraints, risks and execution necessary to deliver projects within the desired scope. Individuals who earn their project management certificate will have the expertise to execute successful projects.
Course Learning Objectives (CLO)
At the end of this course, students should be able to:
In terms of knowledge:
➢ Understand the importance of PM in most industries and businesses and to apply specific tools, models and processes.
➢ Understand the Importance of applying these methodologies and tools at the four distinct stages in the Project’s life cycle. The Definition, Planning, Execution and Closing Phase. Identify and Analyse factors for successful Projects, as well as reasons for failure based on specific case studies in the context of effective Risk
➢ Understand the structure of financial statements relating to Profit and Loss statement, Cash Flow Statement and Balance Sheet. Students should identify positive as well as warning signs within financial statements as indicators of issues for management to address.
➢ Understand the importance of values and cultural differences, particularly in international projects.
In terms of skills
➢ Ability to do presentations on complex matters in a well structured and easy to understand way and with coherent and logic conclusions.
➢ Use appropriate referencing and bibliographic methods.
➢ Demonstrate effective and integrative team-work.
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