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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 463 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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  • Steven Bond
    Steven Bond United States of America This course was very informative and opened my eyes to a lot of probabilities. 2016-05-26 16:05:26
  • Vincent Chukwuemeka
    Vincent Chukwuemeka United States of America It was a great course! 2016-05-18 23:05:21
  • Mohammed Manaf Hameed
    Mohammed Manaf Hameed Iraq That's one of the most useful courses I'd taken, thanks a lot and I hope to continue with yours to improve my skills. 2016-05-11 22:05:06
  • Ibrahim Bani
    Ibrahim Bani Saudi Arabia I enjoyed studying project management diploma course.I gained knowledge and basic skills in project management principles, techniques and tools. I recommend this course to all professionals. 2016-05-11 08:05:58
  • Andrew Simkovsky
    Andrew Simkovsky United States of America Most of this course was extremely lame. First half was very basic, but had potential. Second half was worthless. Was barely any content that explains anything new. 2016-05-11 03:05:45
  • Deep Raina
    Deep Raina India It was good in all respects...Kudos to team 2016-04-29 14:04:14
  • Joshi Krishna Velicheti
    Joshi Krishna Velicheti India Detailed and complete coverage for a beginner! 2016-04-27 23:04:11
  • Adetunji Adekiya
    Adetunji Adekiya United Kingdom The course is well explanatory 2016-04-22 20:04:08
  • 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
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