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Project ManagementPlanningProject CharterProject Planning

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45%

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Flexible deadlines
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Beginner Level
Approx. 19 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Course Introduction

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 8 min), 8 readings
2 videos
Introduction to Specialization5m
8 readings
Course Icon Legend10m
Pre-Course Survey10m
Specialization Assignments10m
Peer Review Guidelines10m
Discussion Forum Guidelines10m
Accessibility and Accommodations Statement10m
General Course Information10m
Using, Editing, and Submitting Documents in this Course10m
3 hours to complete

Project Management Overview

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 38 min), 1 reading, 5 quizzes
7 videos
Introduction to Project Management3m
Key Elements of Project Management7m
Program and Portfolio Management3m
Ethics10m
Ethics Work Process9m
Kaz and Tom Weekly Conclusion3m
1 reading
Recommended Readings10m
5 practice exercises
Concept Check30m
Concept Check30m
Concept Check30m
Reflection - Stories from Project Managers30m
Week 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Project Organizations

4 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 60 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
10 videos
Project Organizations - Introduction5m
Project Organizations - Matrix8m
Project Organizations - Project-Oriented7m
How to Select an Organization12m
Project Management Processes4m
PM as a Leader5m
Kaz and Tom Weekly Conclusion2m
Case Introduction and Overview3m
Project Organization Chart Assignment6m
2 readings
Recommended Readings10m
Case Study Overview and Sample Case10m
4 practice exercises
Concept Check30m
Concept Check30m
Reflection - Project Organization30m
Module 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Project Communications and Stakeholder Management

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 22 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
7 videos
Identifying Stakeholders3m
Stakeholder Management Plan4m
Managing Stakeholder Engagement2m
Monitoring Stakeholder Engagement1m
Kaz and Tom Weekly Conclusion3m
Project Stakeholder Register Assignment2m
2 readings
Recommended Readings10m
Example Project Deliverables10m
4 practice exercises
Concept Check30m
Concept Check30m
Reflection - Engaging Stakeholders30m
Module 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

Project Integration Management

5 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 38 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
7 videos
Developing a Project Charter8m
The Project Charter Itself6m
Project Management Plan5m
Manage and Control Work7m
Kaz and Tom Weekly Conclusion3m
Project Charter Assignment2m
2 readings
Recommended Readings10m
Example Project Deliverable10m
4 practice exercises
Concept Check30m
Concept Check30m
Reflection - Charter Challenges30m
Module 4 Quiz30m

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