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Project Management in Practice - Monitoring, Controlling and Change Management

Master the project management skills for handling negotiations and technical projects in this free online course.

Project Management
Free Course
This free online project management course teaches you about monitoring, controlling and change management. It covers key principles and practices in project management where you'll learn how to improve project performance using project reviews, develop critical project management negotiation skills, and promote personal and organizational project management growth. This will enhance your project monitoring, analytics, and control skills.





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Build your project management skills with the free online course Project Management in Practice - Monitoring, Controlling and Change Management. This is the final course in the Project Management in Practice series and covers the essential principles and practices for effective managing complex technical projects.

The course begins with an overview of the concept of project monitoring and control covering the essential tools and techniques for effective and efficient project performance monitoring and control. Also, you will learn about the art of negotiation as a critical skill for the success of technical projects, project management growth on the individual and organizational levels, and the project closure phase.

This course is aimed at meeting the interests and needs of career professionals who value practical principles and guidance, and students who wish to build on past experiences and improve on effective strategies for managing complex technical projects. This includes an emphasis on applying concepts of project management to real-world issues. So, why wait? Start learning how to improve your project management skills today!


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Project Monitoring, Analytics and Control

Improving Project Performance - Project Reviews

Critical Project Management Skill - Negotiation

Personal and Organizational Project Management Growth

Putting All the Pieces Together

Course assessment

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe elements of effective project monitoring and controlling
  • Explain the value of project reviews and audits
  • Explain the importance of negotiation
  • Explain issues related to project management maturity models
  • Discuss James March’s ideas on thinking to become a better project manager
  • Develop effective means of monitoring and controlling project performance in line with project objectives
  • Discuss strategic means of effectively auditing a project
  • Evaluate effective methods for project closure


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