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Project Management

The Learning objective is to understand the project management functions, to learn techniques for project management and to develop the ability to apply them using project management tools:

  • Project Management:
    • Core functions: Scope Mgmt, Time Mgmt, Cost Mgmt, Quality Mgmt
    • Facilitating functions: Human Resources Mgmt, Communication Mgmt, Risk Mgmt, Procurement Mgmt
    • Project Integration Management
  • Project Management Techniques:
    • Project Portfolio Management
    • Gantt Chart and Work Breakdown Structure
    • Network Chart
    • Critical Path Analysis
    • Earned Value Analysis
    • Net Present Value Calculation
    • Project Life Cycle Management
  • Project Management Tools:
    • Microsoft Project

The course may include a project management simulation where students experience the challenges of managing a software implementation project using Simultrain.

Website of Project Management Institute