University of Colorado Boulder
Project Management: Foundations and Initiation
University of Colorado Boulder

Project Management: Foundations and Initiation

This course is part of Project Management Specialization

Taught in English

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

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23 hours (approximately)
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Progress towards a degree

What you'll learn

  • By successfully completing this course, you will be able to define the role of a project manager and describe different project management methods.

  • You will be able to produce a project charter and a stakeholder analysis.

  • And you will be able to from a successful project team and determine project resources.

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Assessments

8 quizzes

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.8

(412 reviews)

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98%

Beginner level

Recommended experience

23 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace
Progress towards a degree

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There are 4 modules in this course

In this module, you will learn how this course is structured and assessed. You will also be introduced to the practice of project management and the role of the project manager.

What's included

8 videos10 readings2 quizzes

In this module, you will learn the processes required to ensure the project is delivered with the specified features and functions. You will also learn to develop a team charter.

What's included

4 videos6 readings2 quizzes1 peer review

In this module, you will learn the framework for analyzing and communicating with project stakeholders.

What's included

4 videos8 readings2 quizzes1 peer review

In this module, you will learn the tools used in project resource management. You will also gain a better understanding of what drives team performance and how to lead a high-performing project team.

What's included

8 videos10 readings2 quizzes1 peer review

Instructor

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4.7 (142 ratings)
Christy Bozic, PhD, PMP
University of Colorado Boulder
4 Courses29,748 learners

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This course is part of the following degree programs offered by University of Colorado Boulder. If you are admitted and enroll, your coursework can count toward your degree learning and your progress can transfer with you.

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