Microsoft
Project Management Fundamentals
Microsoft

Project Management Fundamentals

This course is part of Microsoft Project Management Professional Certificate

Taught in English

 Microsoft

Instructor: Microsoft

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

Recommended experience

14 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Gain an understanding of the basic concepts and principles of project management.

  • Identify and analyze various approaches to project planning for effective execution.

  • Discuss the value and benefits that a Project Management Office (PMO) can provide to an organization.

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Assessments

18 assignments

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

Recommended experience

14 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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This course is part of the Microsoft Project Management Professional Certificate
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There are 4 modules in this course

In this module, you’ll review the pivotal role of a project manager's, delving into the responsibilities and skills required to navigate the complexities of project execution. You’ll then review the foundational principles that guide project management practices, providing you with a solid understanding of the core concepts that drive successful project outcomes.

What's included

7 videos7 readings4 assignments1 discussion prompt

In this module, you will develop the skills to identify and describe the five project management process groups. You will learn how the 49 processes integrate with process groups and be introduced to the concept of analyzing problems so that you can suggest good solutions and contribute to making smart decisions.

What's included

13 videos9 readings9 assignments

As you work your way through this module, you’ll focus on the people involved in a business project and learn how to identify their interests, expectations and how much they can influence the project.

What's included

8 videos6 readings4 assignments

In this module, you’ll put your skills into practice. You’ll reflect on the key learning points that you reviewed during the course and complete the final assessment and hands-on activity.

What's included

2 videos3 readings1 assignment1 discussion prompt1 plugin

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 Microsoft
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