A comprehensive project plan and a precise schedule are foundational components of a project. This course will cover using planning and scheduling techniques that will establish the course of a project and facilitate moving the project forward, building an accurate, resource-driven project schedule, and creating a realistic budget. In addition, students in this course will prepare project planning documents and create processes for risk management, change management, and quality control.Prerequisite: Principles of Project Management or equivalent.
Required textbooks: The Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, 5th ed., and The Fast Forward MBA in Project Management, 4th ed., by Eric Verzuh.
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