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What you will learn

  • Write a narrative charter statement

  • Sequence project activities

  • Build a project schedule

  • Create a project budget

Skills you will gain

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Learner Career Outcomes

29%

started a new career after completing these courses

33%

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.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 7 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: Arabic, Greek, Russian, English, Japanese, Hungarian...

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University of California, Irvine

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Get Started!

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 8 min), 5 readings
2 videos
Peer Review Overview4m
5 readings
Course Overview10m
Honor Code & Plagiarism10m
Peer Review Timeline10m
Grading Logistics10m
FAQs10m
1 hour to complete

Project Components & Instructions

1 hour to complete
8 readings
8 readings
Project Components/Course Objectives10m
# 1 Narrative Charter Statement10m
# 2 Work Breakdown Structure10m
# 3 Sequence Project Activities10m
# 4 Build a Project Schedule10m
# 5 Create a Project Budget10m
# 6 Create a RAM10m
# 7 Identify Project Risks10m
Week
2

Week 2

10 minutes to complete

Content Review

10 minutes to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Links to Relevant Course Content10m
10 minutes to complete

Join the new applied project management certificate program!

10 minutes to complete
1 reading
1 reading
What's Next?10m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Feedback Peer Review

2 hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Final Project Assignment Submission

2 hours to complete
Week
4

Week 4

10 minutes to complete

Final Project Peer Review Evaluation

10 minutes to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Evaluation of your Peer's Work10m
10 minutes to complete

Specialization Wrap-Up

10 minutes to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Keep The Learning Momentum Going!10m

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About the Project Management Principles and Practices Specialization

This specialization is a precursor to the Applied Project Management Certificate. Project management has been proven to be the most effective method of delivering products within cost, schedule, and resource constraints. This intensive and hands-on series of courses gives you the skills to ensure your projects are completed on time and on budget while giving the user the product they expect. You will gain a strong working knowledge of the basics of project management and be able to immediately use that knowledge to effectively manage work projects. At the end of the series you will be able to identify and manage the product scope, build a work breakdown structure, create a project plan, create the project budget, define and allocate resources, manage the project development, identify and manage risks, and understand the project procurement process....
Project Management Principles and Practices

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