Careers in Project Management

A 21st-Century Education Course

$349.00 for 1 year

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Careers in Project Management

The Careers in Project Management course is intended to identify the key components of a career as a project manager. Students will review the basics in project management terminology, such as designating distinctions among projects, products, programs, and portfolios. They will delve into concepts like managing deliverables and creating engaging relationships with stakeholders. The primary components of project planning will be laid out and described in detail. Students will explore teams and organizational structures. They will discover project management tools and innovation being used in the industry. Overall, they will develop a greater understanding of the mechanisms that are in place to effectively carry out projects of any size through specific project management techniques.

What You’ll Learn

Associated Careers

  • How to identify features of traditional plan-based delivery and agile delivery
  • About typical tools used for creating project schedules
  • Traditional plan-based methodologies and scheduling
  • Business analysis roles and responsibilities
  • And more…
  • Construction management
  • Energy management
  • Agricultural management
  • Computer/information systems management
  • Financial management
  • And many more…

What You’ll Create

Associated 21st-Century Skills

  • An infographic illustrating the five stages of project management
  • A how-to presentation of your choice on developing a project schedule
  • An advertisement for one of the best 40 communication tools for marketing teams
  • A presentation describing the ten key principles of Servant leadership
  • Organization
  • Communication
  • Decision-making
  • Mentoring
  • Strategic thinking

 

System/Equipment Requirements

  • A general word processing program (Word, Google Doc, etc.)