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Code
DPROJ
Delivery
Flexible
Campus
Cork Road
Duration
12 weeks
Credits
10 ECTS
Next Intake
September 2021
Application Status
Opening June
Applications Closing
20 Aug 21
Fees
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Delivery:

Thursdays -12 weeks. There will be two classes on-site in WIT with the remainder of the content delivered through online classes 

10 * 1.5 hour live sessions via Zoom on Project Management

10* 1 hour recorded or live support on Microsoft Project Software.

This 10 credit Special Purpose Award is ideal as an introduction to the principles of project management for employees and owners of SME’s who have an interest in learning how to plan and manage a project from the early stages of defining the work, to completion and handover.

Qualification

Certificate in Project Management (10 credits, Level 6)

Assessment

The assessment is by continuous assessment

 

Course Content

  • Introduction: Understanding project management functions, the project life cycle, key roles, project steering team, teambuilding, stakeholders
  • Scope Management: Developing goals and objectives, using work breakdown structures, risk & issue identification & management
  • Time Management: Scheduling techniques, estimating durations, event relationships, critical path analysis (CPA), network diagrams, scheduling with resource constraints, PERT analysis, use of Gantt charts, project drift, project termination and evaluation
  • Cost Management: Cost estimation and budgeting, cost control,  project tracking, earned value analysis
  • Computer-aided Project Management: Introduction to a PC-based project management package.  Microsoft Project, guide to software selection

Project Management Entry Requirements

 Leaving Certificate or equivalent; or mature student.  Please see more information on Entry Requirements in icon_liinkthe Student Information section.

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Olivia Lyng
Olivia Lyng
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