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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...
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foundational knowledge
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introductory course
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PD
Jan 28, 2020

Thank you to Coursera for such a great platform to improve our skills and literacy.The learning environment offered here is completely a learn at your own pace environment,making it flexible to learn.

DS
Nov 19, 2017

It was very helpful for me to understand what the project management is. I am just thinking about starting this new career path and i was feeling comfortable in this field during the learning process.

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By Eduviges M R

Jul 11, 2020

MUY BUENO

By yissel D L T M

Jul 11, 2020

excelente

By Dave

Jul 6, 2020

good job!

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Jun 29, 2020

EXCELLENT

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Jun 28, 2020

Veey good

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Jun 25, 2020

Thank You

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Jun 20, 2020

Excellent

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Jun 19, 2020

very good

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Jun 14, 2020

very good

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Jun 3, 2020

excellent

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Jun 3, 2020

Very Well

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May 29, 2020

execlelnt

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May 21, 2020

Excellent

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May 18, 2020

excellent

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May 12, 2020

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May 10, 2020

very good

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May 5, 2020

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May 1, 2020

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Apr 30, 2020

Was great

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Apr 28, 2020

Excellent

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Apr 26, 2020

Excellent

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Apr 21, 2020

Excellent

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Apr 20, 2020

Excellent

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Apr 14, 2020

Excellent

By Md. M U F

Apr 11, 2020

Excellent