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About the Course

Scope, time, and cost management are at the heart of successful project management. This course will give you the tools to develop a project scope, schedule and budget and then status them to predict project performance. Throughout the course, you will learn about change management and techniques to implement it. By the end of this course you will be able to: • Create a requirements document • Create a Project Scope Statement • Identify ways to control the scope of the project • Decompose the work and develop work packages • Create a Work Breakdown Structure • Develop a Critical Path Schedule • Review types of cost estimates and identify whether they are “top down or bottom up” • Review budgets, contingencies and reserves • Calculate planned and earned values to compare with actual cost • Perform a cost and schedule analysis Each week you will prepare a key deliverable for the project plan based on a provided Case Study. These deliverables include: • Project Scope Statement • Project Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and WBS dictionary • Critical Path schedule sequence diagram • Bar Chart Schedule (Gantt Chart) • Project Cost Estimate • Project Status using an Earned Value Calculation All of this will position you to set up a plan to control your next assignment or your next project whether this is as the project manager or as an area leader. Rice Center for Engineering Leadership is a Registered Education Provider through the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. Learners who complete this course on the Certificate track will be awarded 14 hours of Profession Development Units. These are recognized by PMI for continuing education or can be applied toward the 35 hours of education required for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification. PMI and PMP are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc....

Top reviews

May 28, 2018

I was very satisfied by this course contents, and also by the way of teaching of the 2 Professors. I definitely recommend it to engineers who want to increase their knowledge on project management.

May 26, 2019

Really good course especially for engineers new to the field of project management and handling. I appreciate the hard work that has been done to put this course together.\n\nThank You once again!

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By Arjun B S

Mar 22, 2021

Excellent course, very informative and fun.

By Deepika S

Jul 26, 2020

Amazing instructors and efforts. Hats off..

By Venkatesh B

Apr 29, 2020

This course is very much useful and worthy

By Srinivasa S N

Apr 9, 2020

Very informative, interesting and useful.

By Jignesh J

Jun 11, 2020

Very useful and knowledge gaining course


Nov 23, 2020

Very Important part of project manager

By Alba J Z J

Jul 3, 2020

Very interesting and practical course.

By Johannes J S V N

Nov 11, 2018

Easy to follow and clear to understand

By nelson m

Nov 22, 2020

Excellent course, highly recommended.

By Anton K

Oct 29, 2020

Great course with practical lessons/

By Daniel R R

Oct 30, 2020

Great Course for Project Management

By Vaibhav V B

Jan 22, 2018

Best content for Professional work


Jan 31, 2021

Overall it was very good learning

By Aidana Y

Dec 13, 2017

Love this course and Professors!

By Lilandra D

Nov 20, 2020

Great course. Very informative.

By Khaled

Jul 30, 2020

Very good teachers and content.


Jul 10, 2020

Very Good Course. Learnt a lot.

By Mohamed A

Jan 15, 2021

It was a wonderful experience!

By Noe A M

Sep 14, 2020

I learned a lot in this course

By Khalid A Y I A

Mar 11, 2020

Interested and valuable course

By Monisha T

Jul 3, 2020

It's very doup and intersing

By Marcelo G P

May 7, 2020

Excelente, se aprende mucho

By Michael P

Aug 24, 2020

Good content for PM folks.

By wicken A

Sep 23, 2020

Perfect and very academic


Apr 19, 2018

best knowledgeable course