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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 434 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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  • Nate Bennett
    Nate Bennett United States of America While the projects being used as examples are a bit out of date the fundamentals of the process remain the same and proved to be very helpful. 2016-01-21 17:01:46
  • JOHN CHIDI AKUBUE
    JOHN CHIDI AKUBUE Nigeria I have really enjoyed this project management course and it has widen my scope in terms of project management. 2016-01-20 09:01:29
  • Carly Straw
    Carly Straw United Kingdom I think this is a fantastic tool in which to gain information on project management! 2016-01-13 15:01:44
  • saquib abdul
    saquib abdul India It is very good 2016-01-09 17:01:59
  • Noah Huynh
    Noah Huynh United States of America Fun refresher course. 2016-01-01 20:01:15
  • Kouame Kouassi Junior
    Kouame Kouassi Junior United States of America Very interresting Course! 2015-12-16 10:12:58
  • Muhammad Naveed Shahzad
    Muhammad Naveed Shahzad Pakistan ALISON is a great website for learning.The courses are excellent, I have definitely learned a lot. Thanks ALISON 2015-11-11 18:11:46
  • Colin Azevedo
    Colin Azevedo South Africa Very informative and real life specific really enjoyed it !! 2015-11-10 07:11:21
  • ELOICK BLEVENECK CHERICK PANDI NGONDO
    ELOICK BLEVENECK CHERICK PANDI NGONDO South Africa A very informative course and easy to understand 2015-11-09 19:11:19
  • CESAR MARTINEZ
    CESAR MARTINEZ United States of America Very informative and thorough course. 2015-11-07 04:11:59
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