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About the Course

The goal of the course is to give you the tools to initiate a project plan, manage both stakeholders and relationships, organize their team, develop a project charter, and build a business case for a project. By the end of this course you will be able to: - Perform a project assessment using information from previous projects and lessons learned - Identify key deliverables based on business requirements while managing customer expectations - Perform a stakeholder analysis and create a management plan - Analyze and develop a project organization - Create a project charter - Explain the business case for a project and calculate Net Present Value - Inform stakeholders of the charter and ensure all parties know the deliverables and expectations As part of the course, you will prepare organization charts, create a Stakeholder Register, and write a Project Charter based on an engineering project in a provided Case Study. The Stakeholder Register will outline the key parties to the project, their concerns and how you will manage their expectations. Your Project Charter will provide the key guidance your team needs to understand the scope, requirements and purpose for the project. All of this will position you for initiating and planning your first project and/or understanding how you can maximize your contributions on your next project team. Rice Center for Engineering Leadership is a Registered Education Provider through the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. Learners who complete this course on the Certificate track will be awarded 12 hours of Profession Development Units. These are recognized by PMI for continuing education or can be applied toward the 35 hours of education required for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification. PMI and PMP are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc....

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Sep 2, 2020

Curso de inicial de la especialización de Project Management. Un buen curso para aproximarse al mundo de la gestión de proyecto de manera sencilla y didáctica.

Muy buen nivel del profesorado.


Aug 20, 2017

Great course. Would recommend it for engineers who have collected relevant engineering experience and look for whats next in their career. Looking forward to attend the other modules as well.

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By Rachel L

Jun 30, 2020

Excellent Module!

By Kaushal D

Jun 18, 2020

Very Good Course!

By Khan A S K

May 1, 2020

Awesome course 👍

By Ajinkya W

Nov 3, 2019

excellent course.

By Stefan

Mar 12, 2022

Really good one.

By William T

Aug 10, 2021

Excellent course

By María I C N C

Apr 14, 2021

Great experience

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Apr 4, 2021

excellent course

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Jan 26, 2021

Excelente curso!

By Runah M A

Oct 17, 2020

Very informative

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Aug 18, 2020

so useful course

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Jul 18, 2020

Excellent course

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Jul 16, 2020

Excellent Course

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Jul 11, 2020

excellent course

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May 12, 2020

Very educational

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Feb 11, 2019

Very Good Course


Apr 16, 2018

Very Nice Course

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Apr 30, 2022

Ver good course

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Nov 11, 2021

Nice refresher!

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Oct 16, 2020

Fabulous course

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Aug 10, 2020

It is very good


Jul 16, 2020

High impressive

By Bhaktvatsal N

Jun 27, 2020

Learning n ends

By Vedant D

Jul 15, 2021

Amazing Course

By Shivendra S

Jul 27, 2020

Awesome Course