This course intends to build on introductory project management skills to form a solid grounding in the nine project management knowledge areas and five process groups as detailed by <i>A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK(R) Guide)</i>. This industry independent learning within the project arena includes the following topics: initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling, closing, integration management, scope management, time management, cost management, quality management, human resource management, communication management, risk management, and procurement management. Cost, scope, quality, and procurement receive special emphasis in this course. Students will align the topics to strive for the attainment of project objectives within the agreed limits of resources. PMBOK is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
Admission to: an SPC Baccalaureate program or PRJMGT-CT