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Course Description

Learn essential concepts and principles for successful Project Management. Based on the latest version of the Project Management Institute’s (PMI’s) A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), discover the 12 Principles of Project Management and the key tools and templates you need to know to initiate, plan, execute and close a project. In addition, learn how project managers can deliver value through effective leadership and communication. 

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Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify and explain essential concepts, terms and principles in project management, including the purpose of project management, the role of an effective project  manager, the 12 Principles of Project Management, and the eight Project Performance Domains
  • Identify and explain key concepts in project initiation, including the project life cycle and the spectrum of delivery approaches from predictive to agile
  • Define and create essential documents to support project initiation, including a Project Charter, Stakeholder Analysis and Project Communication Plan
  • Develop the essential elements of a project plan and project planning documents, including Requirements Lists, Scope Statements and Work Breakdown Structures
  • Guide your project through execution using the project management plan while managing change and implementing risk contingency plan
  • Track and report progress to key stakeholders through effective tracking and communication procedures, techniques and documentation
  • Explain the essential components and artifacts of project close-out, including formal acceptance, the Close-out Report and a Lessons-learned
  • Describe the basic elements of Agile Project Management

Prerequisites

Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Project Management Essentials
Type
Seminar
Days
W, Th, F
Time
8:00AM to 4:30PM
Dates
Jul 06, 2022 to Jul 08, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
23.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $759.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 27, 2022 to Jul 02, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 27, 2022 to Jul 02, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jul 03, 2022 to Jul 06, 2022
Reading List / Textbook

Students registered for this course will have the option of using a free online version of the PMBOK Guide for the duration of the course or can purchase a hard copy or eBook.

Section Notes

Before Course Start – Campus Access:

If you have additional questions, contact Advising at conedadvising@sait.ca.

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Section Title
Project Management Essentials
Type
Seminar
Days
W, Th, F
Time
8:00AM to 4:30PM
Dates
Aug 10, 2022 to Aug 12, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
23.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $759.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 27, 2022 to Aug 06, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 27, 2022 to Aug 06, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Aug 07, 2022 to Aug 10, 2022
Reading List / Textbook

Students registered for this course will have the option of using a free online version of the PMBOK Guide for the duration of the course or can purchase a hard copy or eBook.

Section Notes

Before Course Start – Campus Access:

If you have additional questions, contact Advising at conedadvising@sait.ca.

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

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