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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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Top reviews

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.

PI
Nov 25, 2020

Por error en la encuesta presione very dissatisfied, pero en realidad estoy muy satisfecho y contento con el curso, aprendí bastante aunque me tomó un poco más de tiempo por cuestiones externas, 10/10

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By Nguyễn Q H

Sep 24, 2019

Helpfull, intersting and easy to learn

By Kit F

Apr 12, 2017

Solid information, decent presentation

By Andras B

Oct 13, 2016

Modern style, well organised material.

By Abdallah t

Jan 7, 2021

Need more videos than written lessons

By Riya D

Apr 25, 2020

course was good and learnt new things

By صالح ع

Nov 12, 2019

Thank you its great courses I love it

By Evan S

May 25, 2017

All information was taught concisely.

By Imtyaz A

Feb 17, 2021

Course designed in very professional

By Rubayet A

Aug 21, 2020

I am highly satisfied of this course

By Saifullah K

May 18, 2020

its good course but not more engagig

By Gopee K

Apr 30, 2020

It was a good and insightful course.

By Samia K

Nov 12, 2019

Indeed a great course for beginners!

By john m s

Feb 22, 2019

most valuable content Thank you much

By Oshan M G

Dec 19, 2018

Easy to follow and very interesting.

By Patryk P

Jun 29, 2018

good overview, well balanced course.

By RUBEN A H V

Apr 3, 2020

Very complete and synthetic course.

By Richard S

Oct 3, 2019

Great platform and relevant content

By Jason G

Mar 25, 2017

Great start into project management

By Kelvin A D

Jul 9, 2020

nice course, videos were on point.

By Ahmed A

Jun 4, 2020

This course is really informative.

By Mohammad F A K

Nov 25, 2018

Excellent course for professionals

By alhussein a a

Nov 9, 2016

course was clear and interesting

By AVANTHIKA T

Aug 11, 2020

good but not certificate recevied

By Karin M

Sep 24, 2020

Good course to cover the basics.

By Neha N

Aug 25, 2020

Very helpful learned many things