This course introduces the concepts, principles and applications of managing projects. You will explore organizational and project systems to develop an awareness of factors that affect managing projects. The knowledge gained in this course is pivotal to vocabulary and concept building in all other courses.
At the completion of this course students will be able to:
- Develop a statement of work
- Design and build their own Work Breakdown Structure
- Understand and build a schedule using critical path methodology
- Develop a project cost baseline
This course is offered in class and online. There is a reasonable amount of work involved outside the classroom. Textbooks are required, and reading will be assigned on a regular basis.
If you choose to take this course online you should plan to log into your course regularly throughout the week.
Please come to this course prepared to share your experiences, opinions and perspectives with the class.