Project Management Technology
When it comes to project management technology, MS Project® is just the beginning.
This course will provide you with an overview of the many project management areas where software plays a supporting role. Focusing on project portfolio management, project document repositories, resource management, time sheeting and project process reporting you’ll improve your understanding of software options, including MS Project, and learn how to evaluate and compare them.
It is recommended that individuals registering for this course have had prior exposure to the project management knowledge areas and process groups.
Duration: 2 days
Can be applied to:
Project Management Certificate
Register for a course at any time, with the option to apply to a program later.
- Fri, Jun 23, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time (virtual class)
- Sat, Jun 24, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time (virtual class)
- Fri, Feb 9, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time (virtual class)
- Sat, Feb 10, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time (virtual class)
What you will learn
After completing this course, you’ll be able to do the following:
- Demonstrate your understanding of how software tools can support the project management process, from budgeting to closing
- Evaluate and compare project management software packages and tools
How you will learn and be evaluated
- Expect readings and other assignments
- Plan to participate in exercises, discussions, case studies and presentations
You will be evaluated on a Pass/Fail basis on:
- Individual or group projects
- Participation and attendance
To graduate with the Project Management Certificate, you will need to pass all 13 courses.
Course fees do not include textbooks. We recommend you purchase your textbook as soon as you’ve registered. We will provide additional course materials online.
A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), 7th edition. Available for purchase from online or local bookstores, or through the PMI website. We will expect you to have read the textbook, as this course will reference relevant chapters.
For online courses, you will need a computer with audio and microphone that is connected to the internet. Canvas is the online system that will be used for the course. For more information and online support, visit Online Learning.