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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....

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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 Augustine O

Feb 6, 2018

Top quality content.

By Geneva L C

Nov 28, 2020

Very Comprehensive.

By Pravin P

Sep 23, 2020

good topics covered


Jan 20, 2021

Great Course !!!..

By David M

Jan 24, 2019

the course is good

By Runah M A

Oct 26, 2020

very informative!

By Prasham K

Jul 22, 2020

was quite helpful

By Faiza H

May 11, 2020

interseted course


Nov 3, 2019

excellent course.

By Bereket A

Dec 28, 2020

very good course

By Daniel H A

Oct 28, 2020

very interesting

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By Santosh Y

Jun 27, 2020

Very nice course

By Lynette S

Aug 28, 2019

Excellent Course

By Murphy L

Jul 9, 2020

Amazing Course.

By paulus t t

Aug 6, 2020

Excellent work

By Hussien j

Jul 12, 2020

amazing course

By yashar k s

Jun 9, 2018

Quality Course

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Oct 11, 2020



Jul 12, 2020

Thank you sir


Jul 9, 2020

Thank you sir

By freddy r

Oct 28, 2020

Great course


Oct 19, 2020

great course

By Ysmashewa T

Jul 27, 2020

Great Course


May 10, 2020