Introduction to Project Management

Project Management is a methodology and style of management applied to a wide variety of undertakings. It is used in many industries, as well as in the lives of individuals and families. It is a vital tool to achieve success with any given project, and conversely, the absence of effective Project Management leads to the failure of many initiatives and ventures. Developing an understanding of the skills required for Project Management can improve your success both at home and in business and can lead to a rewarding career.

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   Teacher: John M. Smith


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Course plan

Lesson 1. What Is Project Management?
Lesson 2. What Makes a Project a Project?
Lesson 3. Why Use Project Management?
Lesson 4. Methodologies in Project Management
Lesson 5. What Are the Different Roles in Project Management?
Lesson 6. What Is the Role of a Project Manager?
Lesson 7. Project Planning
Lesson 8. Work Breakdown Structure
Lesson 9. Project Schedule
Lesson 10. Gantt Charts
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  • Format
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  • Duration
    10 days
  • Time
    5 minutes reading a day

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