Chevron Left
Back to Initiating and Planning Projects

Learner Reviews & Feedback for Initiating and Planning Projects by University of California, Irvine

4.7
stars
21,562 ratings

About the Course

The courses in the Introduction to Project Management Principles and Practices Specialization are a recommended precursor to UCI's Applied Project Management Certificate. Successful projects require careful upfront planning. In this course, you’ll learn the key roles and responsibilities of the project manager and project team. You’ll also learn to answer some key questions upfront to help you meet project objectives: What will this project accomplish? Why is this project important? Who benefits from this project? How will we plan for successful outcomes? Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Identify the key characteristics of a project 2. Identify primary project constraints 3. Define the role and responsibilities of the project manager 4. Identify Project Organizational Structures 5. Understand the definition of a Project Stakeholder 6. Identify project stakeholders 7. Identify information needs of the project stakeholders 8. Define responsibility for managing stakeholder and controlling stakeholder engagement 9. Define the purpose of using a project charter 10. Summarize the key elements of a project plan 11. Identify common sources of conflict within a project environment 12. Describe the difference between authority and influence...
Highlights
foundational knowledge

(842 Reviews)

introductory course

(675 Reviews)

Top reviews

MH

Jun 24, 2020

This course provides some practical situation which enriches my acknowledgment about being a responsible in any project and it also helps me to understand the planning process management proficiently!

SY

Aug 30, 2020

The course is a very great asset to any aspiring project manager. You get to understand the fundamentals and essentials in any given project and the means to ameliorate conflicts amongst stakeholders.

Filter by:

2501 - 2525 of 4,000 Reviews for Initiating and Planning Projects

By SOORI E

May 28, 2020

By Pooja G

May 19, 2020

By ali e

May 11, 2020

By Nishtha j

May 2, 2020

By Rodrigo Á S

Apr 22, 2020

By Samy A

Apr 21, 2020

By Yakov B

Mar 31, 2020

By Hernán D V M

Dec 18, 2019

By Ivan A J F

Dec 8, 2019

By Cassandre C

Nov 24, 2019

By Shafquat U M

Nov 12, 2019

By Saleh D

Nov 8, 2019

By Neeraja V

Oct 2, 2019

By Sara A

Jun 16, 2019

By Gajula P K

Mar 27, 2019

By Sharawi A

Jan 25, 2019

By Lahiru D

Jan 21, 2019

By Aleksandar R

Nov 29, 2018

By Joshua & E

Apr 5, 2018

By Gyanendra K

Mar 17, 2018

By Kwaku A D

Dec 28, 2017

By Jessica F

Jun 30, 2017

By Kirankumar k

May 26, 2017

By Kyle P

May 9, 2017

By Rebeca d C C M

Mar 27, 2017