Last updated : 07 Aug 2016

Principles of Project Management

Summary

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Programme

  • No group
  • Modules’ titles and Contents:

  • Module: project management overview
  • The concept phase
  • The develop phase
  • Project execute and finish phases

  • Name of the teache

Sue Dowson (details can be found on the course webpage)

  • Would you suggest following the entire MOOC or just some modules? entire

Learning outcomes

  • Declared aims of the MOOC

1. What a project is, and how you can manage it, including:

- An overview of popular Project Management methodologies and standards

- The project life cycle: Concept, Develop, Execute and Finish

- Nine areas every project manager should know

- The main constraints projects often encounter

The benefits of Project Management

2. What is involved in the concept phase, including:

- Key project roles, like the project manager, team and stakeholder

- Setting and justifying your goals

3. What is involved in the development phase, including:

- The project management plan

- Planning for change

4. How to monitor and control the execution of a project, including:

- Quality auditing and continuous improvement

- Getting handover right and how to use the lessons learned

  • List of Soft skills developed: Leadership; Teamwork; Analytical skills

  • List of digital skills developed

Teaching-Learning methodology

xMOOC (videos, further readings, assessments, quizzes, transcripts, forum)

Assessment

Is there a final certification? Yes. A Statement of Participation (My Study Centre) Learning outcomes are evaluated by assessment (three attempts at every assessment, an overall grade average of at least 60% to pass the course) When: during the course at the end of a week

  • Soft skills Leadership, Teamwork, Analytical Skills
  • Language English
  • Other languages (eg. Subtitles) Unknown
  • Period of activation Unknown
  • Date Unknown
  • Duration 4 weeks
  • Level of commitment required workload of 2 - 4 hours per week
  • Cost Free * See platform for details
  • Providing institution http://www.polytechnic.wa.edu.au/Polytechnic West ( )
  • Mooc Platform Open2Study (https://www.open2study.com)
  • Target group Open for all persons, main focus on elementary students
  • Instructor Unknown
  • Level of assistance offered Availability of teachersHow to contact themForum / discussion groups
  • Keywords Australia, Leadership, Teamwork, Analytical skills