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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...
foundational knowledge
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Top reviews

Mar 26, 2018

This is absolutely worth everything that I invested into this course. And I do not mind studying it all over again! I recommend it for anyone who wants to learn project management. Thank you Margaret.

Jul 5, 2020

Excelent course! It gives you the principles of project management for the early phases, initianing and planning, it has very good dynamic and share examples, it's a good option if you're newbie in PM

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By Amarthya

Feb 11, 2017

simple and Efficient

By Go D I

Jan 20, 2016

Must attend for PMs.

By tunghtde130086

Feb 22, 2021

Khóa học rất là tốt

By For F : S A

Dec 10, 2020

thank you very much

By Dony C P

Nov 14, 2020

It was great course

By Julio C M E

Nov 6, 2020

Very nice course :)

By Bairon U C

Oct 27, 2020

Muy bien explicado

By faisal a j

Oct 27, 2020

interesting amazing

By Suvar A

Oct 12, 2020

Very useful course.

By Polwatta S T A

Oct 11, 2020

Thank you everybody

By Mbabazi L

Sep 30, 2020

it was very helpful

By Rita M

Sep 16, 2020

It was very helpful

By Rajeev K S

Sep 13, 2020

Very good knowledge

By Lozan I

Sep 2, 2020

it was very helpful

By Dr. R N T

Aug 14, 2020

Outstanding Course.

By Atika F

Jul 31, 2020


By Abid H C

Jul 16, 2020

this course is good

By Ishtahad A K

Jun 28, 2020

Easy to understand.

By Kendrix P

Jun 18, 2020


By Shivam s

Jun 12, 2020

It's a great course

By Shivam T

Jun 8, 2020

very helpful course

By Братан

May 28, 2020

Круто, понравилось.

By Tanaji D

May 3, 2020

very good experence


Apr 19, 2020

Well explained 🙏🙏

By Aslan I

Apr 14, 2020

The best imprestion