Project Management: Part 2
|Dates:||October 7 - November 1, 2019|
|Meets:||Online; work at your own pace
|Instructor:|| LERN |
|Fee:|| $195.00 |
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This course is part 2 of a 3-part series. Courses must be taken in order. All courses are offered 2-3 times per year. Acquire a well-rounded knowledge of the five Project Management Processes relating to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide. This basic information will assist you in learning the beginnings of Project Management, whether you are interested in project management, in a project management field, or in any line of work. Come away with a solid foundation of the five processes to learn and use when any type of project occurs in your employment arena.
Unit 1 Project Management Process Welcome & Initiating Process Group
- What is Project Management
- Initiating Process Group
Unit 2 Planning Process Group
- Developing the Project Management Plan
- Planning for desired project objectives
Unit 3 Executing Process Group and Monitoring & Controlling Process Group
- What differs between Executing and Monitoring & Controlling process groups
- When to make changes and how
Unit 4 Closing Process Group & Farewell
- How to be aware of what should be thought of when closing a project
- Review of lessons learned and why it is important
- Review acknowledgement of all five process groups
- This course will provide students with a well-rounded knowledge of the five Project Management (PM) Processes relating to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide.
- This basic information will assist students interested in project management, in a project management field, or in any line of work.
- The course will provide a solid foundation of the five processes for students to learn and use when projects occur in their work habitat.
- The student will be well versed in the five processes of PM so they may be able to better understand when working in any kind of project setting.
- The student will have better understanding of what projects really are and how to appropriately handle them no matter their position or role in the project.
- The student will have better grasp why organization and analysis is so important when working with or on projects.
About Your Instructor
Christina Martinez holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication from Regis College, a Master of Arts & Administration in Organizational Development and an MBA certificate in IT Project Management from the University of the Incarnate Word. She is a Certified Online Instructor and an ETA International certified specialist. Her experience expands between IT Project Management Support and working in Project Management Office (PMO) divisions as an Administrator and/or Corporate Trainer for Fortune 50 corporations and IT Firms. She thoroughly enjoys and prefers the education & training development in Project Management because she likes to provide students awareness in how the basic foundation of Project Management will assist their careers in any field. She currently works in her family business in Quality Assurance providing Project Management support using her software capabilities.
About Online Learning
Online learning is a fun, enjoyable and very productive way to learn. Millions of people are learning online each year. You will engage with and get to know the instructor and other participants. You may make friends. It's easy. It's fun.
How the Course Works
It's easy to participate in this online course! An email invitation will be sent by the Wednesday prior to the course start date with details to login and manage the course. You will be given a web address to go to enter the classroom along with a password. Use your email address and password to gain access.
Once inside the online classroom, here's what you can expect.
Participate when you want
You can participate any time of day or evening. The online classroom is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. There are no live real-time requirements or meetings. You decide when you participate. For the best learning, participants should log into the course on two to three different days of the week.
What you will do
For each unit, you will:
- Access the online readings
- Listen to the audio presentation for the unit and view the slides
- Take a self-quiz to see how much you have learned
- Engage in written online discussion with your instructor and other participants
- Make comments on the discussion board (try to make one or more comments at two to three different times each day to keep up with the conversation).
The content (readings, audio lectures, slides) and self-quizzes are accessible for the entire course, so you can work ahead or go back and review again at your convenience.
The discussion for each unit lasts one week. All comments are made in writing (no audio required) and can be made at any time of the day or night. Your instructor will log into the discussion area at least once a day and answer questions, make comments and respond to comments by you and the other participants. We encourage you to make two or three comments each day to maximize your learning and enjoyment of the course.
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