Diploma in Project Management

College of Computing Technology (CCT)
Dublin, Ireland
Qualification
Diploma
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
12 weeks
Intakes
February September
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 1,340
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 1,340

About this course

If you are interested in Project Management or work in the area you will know that today’s enterprise is almost always in “project mode”, delivering organisational change, new systems, technologies, designs or products. These are in response to fast-moving strategies, technologies, regulations, competition or other challenges. Without effective management of projects schedules slip, costs overrun, quality suffers and risks loom over the entire endeavour.

This evening course aims to develop a clear understanding of the best practices, principles, disciplines and characteristics of good project management in the modern organisation.

On completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Understand and interpret the breadth and depth of the PM knowledge areas
  • Differentiate and apply the required processes from PM process groups
  • Match the right tools and techniques to the right problems in the most effective way
  • Exercise excellent management and control of challenging project situations
  • Effectively lead and direct project activities, tasks and teams
  • Develop and utilise clear and effective documentation such as the Project Charter

Entry Requirements

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Curriculum

  • Introduction, foundation and the project environment
  • Role and competencies of the project manager
  • Technical Project Manager; Strategic & Business Management; Leadership
  • Knowledge Areas
  • Process Groups
  • Importance of the “Triple Constraint” – scope, time, cost
  • Project management tools and techniques
  • Comparison of methodologies
  • Practical case studies & exercises
  • Applying for certification and maintaining those credentials

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