This course explores key concepts, tools, and techniques in Project Management through case-based work and simulations. It emphasizes scope identification, project life cycles, resource stewardship, risk management, virtual teams, and enterprise alignment. Students develop and apply tools to solve project challenges in scheduling, risk, scope, and cost. The course also introduces high-level distinctions between project, program, and portfolio management. This course is aligned with A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK© Guide) from the Project Management Institute©.
As a result of this course, the student will:
- Apply project management methodologies, processes, and tools to execute complex projects in organizations.
- Develop effective approaches for managing high-performing projects that align with the strategy of the enterprise.
- Examine project challenges and use proven tools to determine best solutions.