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Introduction to Project Management: Scope, Schedule and Cost Planning

PJMG6201

Blended Online


Description

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.

What You Will Learn

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

What to Expect

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.

 


Professional Affiliations

This course is recognized by:

Project Management Institute

Qualified Administrative Assistant Program

Testimonials

"The course is well crafted and delivers good value to the student. I learned a lot and increased my knowledge base for managing projects and make decisions."


Registration Options

Select the format, then click course code/date to view details and to register.

PJMG6201 - 018 Sep 12 - Dec 05, 2016 Future Offering

Day Date Time Location
Mon   Sep 12 to Dec 05, 2016 6:30PM to 9:30PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 125

Required Software/Technology: This course is web enhanced via the OWL learning platform. Participants require access to the Internet. We recommend high-speed internet connection to get the most from OWL, now powered by Sakai.

Completion Requirements
This is a graded course. Evaluation will be based on any combination of participation, tests, and assignments.

Required Textbooks
TBA

Fee(s):
Course Fee $699.00 ?
Western Employee $699.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Tech Alliance , Western Alumni , CIM , Pillar , Great West Life

PJMG6201 - 020 Jan 09 - Apr 03, 2017 Future Offering

Day Date Time Location
Mon   Jan 09 to Apr 03, 2017 6:30PM to 9:30PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 124

Required Software/Technology: This course is web enhanced via the OWL learning platform. Participants require access to the Internet. We recommend high-speed internet connection to get the most from OWL, now powered by Sakai.

Completion Requirements
This is a graded course. Evaluation will be based on any combination of participation, tests, and assignments.

Required Textbooks
TBA

Fee(s):
Course Fee $699.00 ?
Western Employee $699.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Tech Alliance , Western Alumni , CIM , Amway , Great West Life

PJMG6201 - 019 Sep 19 - Dec 09, 2016 Future Offering

Day Date Time Location
Anytime Sep 19 to Dec 09, 2016 Anytime Online

Required Software/Technology: This course is held online via the OWL learning platform. Participants require access to the Internet. We recommend high-speed internet connection to get the most from OWL, now powered by Sakai.

Completion Requirements
This is a graded course. Evaluation will be based on any combination of participation, tests, and assignments.

Required Textbooks
TBA

Fee(s):
Course Fee $699.00 ?
Western Employee $699.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Tech Alliance , Western Alumni , CIM , Pillar , Great West Life