This course can be applied toward a program:
- Project Management (required)
Introduce yourself to the five project management process groups and 10 project management knowledge areas that PMI® uses to classify project activities. Examine different project life cycle approaches, and learn the steps involved in successfully setting up a project.
This course aligns with A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), Sixth Edition, Chapters 1 and 2. (The PMBOK® Guide is not included in the cost of this course and must be purchased separately.)
Taking advantage of online interactivity, the course contains a vocabulary game, flashcards, and other activities to help you master the material.
Average weekly commitment: 3+ hours. Total course commitment: 12+ hours.
At the end of this course, learners will be able to:
- Describe the project life cycle and its common trends and patterns.
- Differentiate among several life cycle approaches and summarize the characteristics of each one.
- Explain the ways in which inputs and outputs of various processes determine the relationship among processes.
- Explain the role of the five process groups: Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring and Controlling, and Closing.
- Identify the 10 knowledge areas involved in PMI® project management.
- Examine the part that tailoring plays in successful project management.
Module 1: The Project Life Cycle
Module 2: Processes and Process Groups
Module 3: Knowledge Areas
Module 4: Inputs and Outputs
- Basic keyboarding capability
- Basic internet navigation skills
- Basic file management knowledge
- High-speed internet (at least 25 Mbps download speed) – click here for more information
- Windows or Mac computer (desktop or laptop)
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