Foundations of Project Management
|PJM 5900||4 Quarter Hours|
|Course Level||CPS - Graduate|
|Description||Examines the differences between general and project management responsibilities. Introduces the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), which provides a structured approach to understanding project process groups and knowledge areas needed to manage any size project through a complete project life cycle. Explains high-level distinctions between project, program, and portfolio management. Includes an introduction to Microsoft Project, which is one of the most widely utilized project management software tools. Strongly recommended for students with little or no formal project management experience.|
PrerequisitesStudents should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.