About this Course
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Approx. 7 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English, Hungarian, Russian, Arabic
User
Learners taking this Course are
  • Project Managers
  • Project Coordinators
  • Account Managers
  • Customer Care Reps
  • Operations Analysts

What you will learn

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    Build a project schedule

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    Create a project budget

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    Sequence project activities

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    Write a narrative charter statement

Skills you will gain

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User
Learners taking this Course are
  • Project Managers
  • Project Coordinators
  • Account Managers
  • Customer Care Reps
  • Operations Analysts

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: English, Hungarian, Russian, Arabic

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

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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

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
10 minutes to complete

Content Review

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

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

Feedback Peer Review

1 quiz
2 hours to complete

Final Project Assignment Submission

1 quiz
Week
4
10 minutes to complete

Final Project Peer Review Evaluation

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

Specialization Wrap-Up

1 reading
1 reading
Keep The Learning Momentum Going!10m
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Top reviews from Project Management Project

By PGOct 7th 2019

I have been enriched through this course. I feel like a better PM and I believe with the knowledge and skills I have acquired by taking this course, I will manage my projects more professionally.

By ASJan 18th 2017

A fantastic course, whether or not previous knowledge was there the course really pushes the student to understand the concepts in their own manner.\n\nPerfect addition to my skillet, Thank you.

Instructor

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Margaret Meloni, MBA, PMP

Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension

About University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

About the Introduction to 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....
Introduction to Project Management Principles and Practices

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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