Every competent Project Manager needs to know the various phases and project management software and tools available do the job effectively. This Project Management Diploma will identify these phases and tools, enabling you to successfully manage any project.
After completing this Diploma, you will gain a full understanding 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 essential knowledge of: program, system, technical, user, paper-based, electronic and media project management documentation. This Diploma 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 system is introduced.
Studying with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand. This Diploma is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to study efficiently and guide you to secure your qualification.
√ Who is it for?
- This course is open to staff with experience in project management, and those who may not see themselves as project managers, but are in fact carrying out a series of linked activities designed to achieve a specific objective within a specified time frame.
- This course takes a broad approach to technological projects and will be relevant to project managers.
√ Course Description:
This online Diploma is comprehensive and designed to cover the topics listed under the curriculum. This course has been designed for 20 guided learning hours.
√ Course Duration:
You will have 12 Months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.
√ Method of Assessment:
At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice question assessment test. This online multiple choice question test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
Successful candidates will be awarded a Diploma in Project Management.
√ Entry Requirement:
- There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
- Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
- Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.
√ Career Path:
This training leads you to become a:
- Project Analyst
- Project Assistant
- Project Consultant
- Project Coordinator
- Project Administrator
- Project Manager
- Project Leader
- Business Developer
|01. Introduction to Project Management|
|Introduction and Overview||00:35:00|
|Teams, Leadership and Conflicts||01:41:00|
|Basic Meeting Rules||00:21:00|
|Scope and Requirements||00:28:00|
|Work Breakdown Structures||00:58:00|
|Resource and Techniques Estimating||01:16:00|
|Project Performance and Change Management||01:28:00|
|Handouts- Introduction to Project Management||00:00:00|
|02. Executive Strategy & Management for the Project|
|The Basics of Project Management||00:43:00|
|The Keys to Success and Strategy Basics||01:09:00|
|Handouts- Executive Strategy & Management for the Project||00:00:00|
|03. Quality Management of the Project|
|Concept of Quality, Key Terms & Categories||01:01:00|
|Customer Input & Plan Quality||00:27:00|
|Quality Control, Control Charts & Sampling||00:31:00|
|Six Sigma Challenges||00:21:00|
|Handouts- Quality Management of the Project||00:00:00|
|04. Schedule & Cost Control of the Project|
|Project Management Review||00:25:00|
|Time Management, Schedules & Estimating||00:58:00|
|Critical Path & Resource Levelling||00:28:00|
|Cost and Estimating||00:19:00|
|Earned Value and Forecasting||00:30:00|
|Chain Management and Results||00:53:00|
|Cost Calculations & Payback Period||00:33:00|
|Handouts- Schedule & Cost Control of the Project||00:00:00|
|05. Scope and Requirements for the Project|
|Listening & Communication||00:39:00|
|Stakeholders & Scope Definition||00:58:00|
|Components of the WBS||00:34:00|
|Requirements & Use Cases||00:34:00|
|Developing Methodologies & Testable Requirements||01:13:00|
|The Software Requirements Specification||00:11:00|
|Business Domain Modelling||00:14:00|
|Advanced Tools & Class Diagrams||00:38:00|
|Handouts- Scope and Requirements for the Project||00:00:00|
|06. Managing Project Teams|
|Communication Within the Team||01:08:00|
|Managing the Team||00:56:00|
|Handouts- Managing Project Teams||00:00:00|
|07. Strategic Planning for the Project|
|Strategic Planning Process||00:30:00|
|Initiating the Strategic Planning Process||00:34:00|
|Develop the Strategic Plan||00:18:00|
|Executing the Project Plan||00:16:00|
|Handouts- Strategic Planning for the Project||00:00:00|
|08. Project Management Skills|
|Planning the Project||00:54:00|
|Implementing the Project Plan||00:59:00|
|Handouts- Project Management Skills||00:00:00|
|Reading Materials- Project Management Diploma||00:00:00|
|Additional Study Materials – Recommended Books||00:00:00|
|Mock Exam: Project Management Diploma||01:00:00|
|Exam: Project Management Diploma||01:00:00|