Project Management Fundamentals
Successfully managing a project requires effective planning and adherence to the industry’s best practices in every step of the process. By understanding the fundamentals of project management, you will be better prepared to initiate a project in your organization and position it for success. In this course, you will identify effective project management practices and their related processes.
In this course, you will examine the elements of sound project management and apply the generally recognized practices to successfully manage projects.
- Identify the key processes and requirements of project management
- Initiate a project
- Plan for time and cost
- Plan for project risks, communication, and change control
- Execute, manage, and control a project
- Close a project
Target Student: This course is designed for individuals whose primary job is not project management, but who manage projects on an informal basis. Also, anyone who is considering a career path in project management and desiring a complete overview of the field and its generally accepted practices can benefit from this course.
(Students must register at least five days before the start of class.)
Meet the Instructor
Kimberly Taylor has taught several Business & Community Training Center courses and has a computer information background from DeVry University.