Principles of Project Management

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together”. Vincent van Gogh

In Principles of Project Management students will learn how to:

  • apply fundamental project management concepts and techniques
  • match up project goals and objectives to stakeholder needs
  • set up a project control and monitoring system
  • go through project closure and lessons learned steps

Course Outline:

1. Introductions & Insights

  • Goal setting
  • Scope of PM Training

2. Initiating a Project

  • Preparing a Project Charter & Business Case
  • Processes & Tools for Project Start-ups

3. Planning a Project

  • Creating a Project Plan
  • Preparing Project Components
  • Processes & Tools for Planning Projects

4. Executing a Project

  • Updating Project Components
  • Dealing with Project Issues
  • Processes & Tools for Controlling Projects

5. Closing a Project

  • Evaluating a Project
  • Identifying follow-up Actions

6. Case Study – “Project International”

  • Goal setting & Project Scope
  • Initiating, Planning, Executing and Closing