Project Management Essentials

Description:

This course builds a solid foundation for successful project management. Designed for both new and experienced project managers, the course walks students through the concepts, tools and techniques for working in all stages of project management: organization, planning, implementation, monitoring and control. Students will gain an overview of project management practices along with an introduction to modern facilitation processes. This course is a recommended prerequisite for the other Project Management courses.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Acquire the tools and techniques for working in all stages of project management
  • Explore project management practices and modern facilitation processes
  • Build a solid foundation for successful project management

This course may be taken independently or combined with other required courses to earn the Project Management Essentials Certificate. It may instead be applied toward the elective requirements of a 10-course certificate in Human Resources Management or Supervisory Management offered through Extended Studies if not applied toward the completion requirements of the Project Management Essentials Certificate. Please contact Amy Ginder for more information about certificate requirements.

NEW! Associated Course!

Extended Studies is now offering a PMP/CAPM Credential Exam Preparation course for project managers seeking certification through the Project Management Institute. (The course does not apply to the Project Management Essentials Certificate.)

No sections of this course are currently being offered.