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Description

Begin by understanding what a project is, how you can improve your role as a better project manager, while building a solid foundation of the project management essentials.

Outline

Build a solid knowledge base in project management principles

A solid foundation in project management requires a complete understanding of the multiple aspects of managing projects including the role of the project manager, types of projects and organizations, stages of a project, terminology, and the process and interactive skills expected of a good project manager. This course provides a framework for anyone who lacks formal training in the field, but finds themselves involved in a project as a sponsor, manager, or team member. It includes an overview of the Project Management Certificate and how each course contributes to your skill as a project manager.

Following this course you will be able to:

  • Be aware of the multiple dimensions of project management
  • Understand the role of the project manager
  • Understand different types of organizations and how they affect project management
  • Understand project phases and what needs to happen at each
  • Be introduced to the ten knowledge areas in the Project Management Body of Knowledge PMBOK® Guide

PMBOK® Guide is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute.

PMI is looked to as an organization that upholds a high professional standard in the project management field, thus we refer to their content even though we are not a Registered Education Provider. 

 

CANCELLATIONS are subject to a ten-percent processing fee if received 5 or fewer working days before the program start. REFUNDS are not granted if you cancel on or after the first day of the program. Notice may be faxed to (612) 624-5359.

To register for all courses at once and receive a 10% discount, click on the Project Management Certificate link below.

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Section Title
Project Management Foundations
Type
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Days
F
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Feb 07, 2020
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $470.00
University of Minnesota Employee non-credit $235.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Jan 31, 2020
Transfer Request Deadline
Feb 06, 2020
Section Details
Contact: Information Center - 612-624-4000 - ccapsinfo@umn.edu
Section Title
Project Management Foundations
Type
--
Days
F
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Apr 03, 2020
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $470.00
University of Minnesota Employee non-credit $235.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Mar 27, 2020
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 02, 2020
Section Details
Contact: Information Center - 612-624-4000 - ccapsinfo@umn.edu
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