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Fundamentals of Project Management Course


Fundamentals of Project Management
Fundamentals of Project Management

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Course Description

This online course is aimed at people interested in IT project management and builds on other business and IT courses available online at ALISON.


Every competent project manager needs to know the various phases and project management software and tools available do the job properly (such as the Gantt Chart). This free course will identify these phases and tools, enabling you to successfully manage any project.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

After completing this course you will understand the history of project management and learn from examples of interviews with project managers. You will gain a good knowledge of project management methodology. Each phase is examined: investigation, planning, design, production, monitoring and evaluation. You will be able to identify and understand the most important tools used by a project manager including GANTT charts, PERT Diagrams, estimating activity time, scheduling, expediting and Critical Path Method. You will gain a good knowledge of program, system, technical, user, paper-based, electronic and media project management documentation. This course will teach you the process of the systems development life cycle to help identify problems and create solutions in each stage of the projects life including planning, analysis, design, implementation and evaluation. You will learn about different issues that can occur when an information system is changed or a new sytem is introduced.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 459 votes
Course Title: Fundamentals of Project Management
Course #: 210
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 9
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description:

This online course is aimed at people interested in IT project management and builds on other business and IT courses available online at ALISON.


Every competent project manager needs to know the various phases and project management software and tools available do the job properly (such as the Gantt Chart). This free course will identify these phases and tools, enabling you to successfully manage any project.

License:
Release Date: 09 July 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Joshi Krishna
    Joshi Krishna India Detailed and complete coverage for a beginner! 2016-04-27 23:04:11
  • Zin Ko Ko Lynn
    Zin Ko Ko Lynn Myanmar Really interesting and useful but there are a lot of IT specific things in SDLC portion. 2016-04-22 08:04:17
  • Ayan Deb
    Ayan Deb India Good explanation. Served my purpose 2016-04-19 07:04:22
  • Patrice Bender
    Patrice Bender United States of America Very informative course, I learned a lot about Fundamentals of Project Management 2016-04-11 17:04:05
  • Vincent Martin
    Vincent Martin Spain Great course, lots of information....hard to read black lesson text on blue background, but not impossible. 2016-04-03 13:04:55
  • Sharon Peart
    Sharon Peart United States of America I understood the course very well. 2016-04-03 06:04:39
  • Sharon Peart
    Sharon Peart United States of America Very good 2016-04-03 06:04:28
  • Abrar Ahmed
    Abrar Ahmed Pakistan Excellent 2016-03-12 01:03:00
  • Carl Wilson
    Carl Wilson United Kingdom Very informative, well presented course with a wealth of information. 2016-03-04 12:03:44
  • Okah Clement Arierhie
    Okah Clement Arierhie Nigeria The course is a worthwhile experience.it was a great start for me trying to pick career in project Management.Thanks to Alison 2016-02-22 14:02:16
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