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What you will learn

  • Understand the stages of the project cycle

  • Monitor project activities and assess progress

  • Communicate proficiently to report project status

  • Develop and strengthen high performance teams

Skills you will gain

Project ManagementCommunicationLeadershipTeam Management

Learner Career Outcomes

38%

started a new career after completing these courses

31%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

11%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Course 1 of 10 in the
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 8 hours to complete
English

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University of California, Irvine

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Foundational Project Management Elements

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 32 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
1.1 What is a Project?7m
1.2 Scope 9m
1.3 Planning and Scheduling7m
1.4 Stakeholder Analysis5m
5 readings
About this Course10m
Please Take this Survey10m
Project Management (General Links) 10m
Module 1 Lecture Slides10m
Stakeholder Management10m
1 practice exercise
Foundational Project Management Elements30m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

The WBS

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 24 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
2.2 Planning and the WBS, Part 14m
2.3 Planning and the WBS, Part 28m
2 readings
Module 2 Lecture Slides10m
WBS10m
1 practice exercise
The WBS 30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Planning and Scheduling

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 24 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
3.2 Constructing a Schedule11m
1 reading
Module 3 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Planning and Scheduling30m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Project Leadership, Teamwork, and Dealing with Difficult People

4 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 123 min), 8 readings, 1 quiz
11 videos
4.2 Assembling the Team6m
4.3 Leading and Managing the Team10m
4.4 Monitoring and Controlling8m
4.5 Closing a Project4m
4.6 Project Teamwork Part 114m
4.7 Project Teamwork Part 216m
4.8 Project Teamwork Part 312m
4.9 Working with Difficult People Part 114m
4.10 Working with Difficult People Part 214m
4.11 Working with Difficult People Part 312m
8 readings
Project Leadership Slides10m
What Happens When You Add More People to a Project?10m
When Communication Goes South (a Humorous Take)10m
The Skill of Persuasion10m
Project Teamwork Slides10m
Working with Difficult People Slides10m
Course Wrap-Up10m
End of Course Survey10m
1 practice exercise
Module 430m

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