200-150: Project Management
Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet the project requirements. This course provides an overview of project management, defining both projects and project management and exploring the difference between project management and operations management. Advances in technology are driving the speed of innovation and the ability of organizations to shorten the time needed to develop and deliver new products and services that increase an organization’s competitive advantage. This drive to develop new and unique products or services creates a perfect environment for the application of project management methodologies and skills. Topics covered include: Project Profiling, Project Organization, Meeting Client Expectations, Working With People, Communication Technologies, Estimating Costs, Managing Quality and Risks, Time Management and Project Closure.