Project Management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to project-oriented activities to meet project requirements. In today’s fast paced business environment, now more than ever, organizations are faced with competing aggressively with one another, and so the demand for operational effectiveness and efficiency becomes essential to organizational success.
Number of Units: 1.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for those seeking a hands-on approach to gaining project management skills and methodologies. Check section notes for focused or specialization topics offered; Ex:. Construction Project Management
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Number of Sessions: 4
This section is only open for students in the Construction Project Management Certificate
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This course will be meeting via Zoom, meeting information and additional resources will be shared within your online course, available to review two days prior to the course start date.
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