planning projects

Learn how to apply project management principles in order to successfully manage and complete projects. Discover how to apply the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) developed by the Project Management Institute.


  • Analyzing information in a continuously changing managerial environment
  • Appraising and managing a project team to produce desired project outcomes
  • Preparing to write and pass the PMP ® or CAPM® exam

PMI, PMP®, PMBOK® Guide and the PMI R.E.P. logo are registered marks of the Project Management Institute Inc.

Course Outline

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Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Jan 24, 2022 to May 13, 2022
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What to Expect

This is an interactive course; you will engage online with your class and instructor through our online learning management system. Plan to log into your course regularly throughout the week.

You can expect to spend approximately 10 hours of work per week on course requirements.

Real-Time Learning

There will be six live Zoom sessions in this course.

January 27 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
February 17  - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
March 10 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
March 31 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
April 21 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
May 12 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET

Completion Requirements

This is a graded course. Evaluation will be based on any combination of participation, exams/quizzes and assignments. Attendance in Zoom sessions is not mandatory but is recommended.


1. Guide to Project Management: Body of Knowledge with Agile Project Management, PMI, Print book ISBN 9781628253825

2. Project Management: The Managerial Process, Larson & Gray, 8th edition, ISBN 9781260238861 or ebook ISBN 9781260242379

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