Introduction to Project Management
Project management skills are increasingly important in today’s competitive organizations, especially for meeting project goals on time and within budget, while maintaining high standards of quality. This course provides you with the fundamental theory, tools, and techniques of successful project management throughout the entire life cycle of a project. Through lectures, discussions, and interactive exercises, you will learn and apply the necessary framework for project management success. Course work also will cover the essential aspects of managing projects, including assigning responsibility and ownership of project components; setting milestones for the completion of major tasks; breaking a complex project into manageable parts; organizing and sequencing tasks; managing cost, performance, and client expectations; and developing a management plan for a project.
You'll Walk Away with
- An understanding of the theories, models, and key organizations in the project management sector
- A management plan that you developed for a project
- High school students who have completed grades 9, 10, or 11
- High school students with an interest in careers in project management