Diploma in Project Management (840 hours)
|Program Location :
|Vancouver, Surrey and Abbotsford
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This program will prepare the students to manage and schedule projects till its maturity. The students will learn the skills needed to move a project through conceptualization, initiation, planning, execution, control, and closing. The curriculum is designed in collaboration with industry and closely following the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) guidelines. The curriculum is also enhanced by the hands-on integration of technology tools like Microsoft Project software and industry case studies focusing on Operation Management and Effective Communication. This program will prepare future project administrators/managers who oversee a company’s projects from start to finish, ensuring each facet is executed with skill and efficiency.
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The module is designed to provide students with the baseline knowledge of the tools and techniques required to manage projects. The course follows the methodology of managing projects as recommended by the Project Management Institute, (PMI). The topics cover all of the project management knowledge areas, in addition to the tools and techniques that are used for managing projects successfully.
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The module is designed to provide students with the understanding of the project management processes as they relate to the scope and quality management. These processes are reviewed in detail, including the development of the scope statement and the quality assurance plan. Techniques for controlling scope changes and overall project quality are discussed. Tools such as the Project Charter, Work Breakdown Structure, Quality Checklist, and Audits are discussed and used in detail.
Contemporary Business Mathematics with Canadian Applications is intended for use in introductory mathematics of finance courses in post-secondary business management, marketing, accounting, and finance programs. It also provides a review of basic mathematics.
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Each topic in each chapter is followed by practice exercises containing numerous drill questions and application problems. At the end of each chapter, Review Exercises, Self-Test, integrate the material presented.
This module is designed to provide students with a detailed understanding of the tools and techniques required to procure goods and services for projects. It will introduce students to the methodology of purchasing goods and services from both the buyer and seller’s perspective. The module also focuses on managing these activities in order to complete the procurement of goods and services for the project successfully. This module will also focus on Project Cost Management which involves the formulating, estimating, evaluating and documenting of project economic outcomes in order to provide learners with the required theoretical underpinning and application of the principles of project costing and financing.
This module is designed to provide students with learning the processes for project scheduling and responding to risks. Students explore the impact of scope, time, cost and quality goals on schedules, budgets, and risk management. Students create schedules, project budgets, risk responses and contingency plans for projects from different sectors of the economy.
This module is designed to provide students with learning the processes and activities used to identify, define, combine, unify, and coordinate the various processes and project management activities across the life cycle of a project. Project management integration includes unification, consolidation, communication, and integrative actions that draw upon the project management knowledge groups and practices, which make up the framework of structured project management methodology.
This module is designed to provide students with a thorough understanding of the principles and practices of managing different stakeholders. Students will develop an understanding of how to identify and address stakeholder interests and how to manage their engagement effectively. Students will also learn how to manage efficient communication among the stakeholders.
The module is designed to provide students with essential software skills to aid in project planning, documentation, and communication. Students will use a variety of computer applications to support business decisions made within a project. Students will become proficient in using project management software to plan, create, organize, analyze, and format projects. Students learn the skills to create professional presentations, well-formatted business documents, and professional workbooks as well as detailed and precise project files.
This course introduces students to effective techniques to manage conflicts that arise during the project management process. This module will explore how to develop conflict resolution and negotiation skills, using a personalized approach. Students will learn the psychological and sociological factors inherent in the negotiation process. The course will further explore the complexities of negotiations, by looking at how conflict is related and how temperaments and personality traits impact the process.
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The course content has been restructured and revised based on intensive feedback from college and university faculty members across the country that used the first edition text in their classrooms.
The course Incorporates some of the latest research in brain-based learning and cognitive psychology and the corresponding learning strategies that are supported by these findings.
In addition, the course has been updated to be particularly responsive to the distinctive issues and pressures of today’s post-modern students.
Following admission requirements will apply based on the status of candidates: − 18 years of age or older; Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field − International Students – For Language proficiency