Advanced Project Management (1/4): Project Initiation
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Advanced Project Management (1/4): Project Initiation

A thorough explanation of Project Management concepts to prepare learners to be Project Management Professionals, PMP
4.7 (30 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
144 students enrolled
Last updated 6/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • 3 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Have a thorough understanding of Project Initiation
  • Understand the current state of the project management industry
  • Recognize the responsibilities of the project manager
  • Learn key project management terms
  • Understand project phases and project management knowledge domains
  • Learn the key ingredients into the Project Charter
  • Appreciate the concept of "project management triangle" and "project management pentagon"
  • Understand how to measure project feasibility (domain of project portfolio management)
  • Includes a review of several real Project Charter documents from various industries
  • Earn 3 PDUs
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Requirements
  • This course is an introduction to project management, no prior knowledge is required.
Description

Advanced Project Management is a new four-part course series created to cover the entire domain of project management, including both practical and purely theoretical areas. The workshop will cover all aspects of introduction into project management as well as detail all the steps included into Project Initiation. Expect to see a lot of tricks, tips, “guerrilla warfare” tactics, exercises, case studies and fun historical examples. Completion of this course earns you 3 PDUs that may be applied to PMP certification/re-certification requirements. If you have any questions contact the instructor directly.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wants to achieve professional level understanding of project management.
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Curriculum For This Course
16 Lectures
03:11:50
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Introduction
1 Lecture 13:20
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Foundational knowledge
5 Lectures 01:09:59
Introduction to project management
12:11

Current state of project management
13:14

Are projects difficult/complex?
12:11

Why invest in project management?
16:31

Key terms and definitions
15:52
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Project Initiation
7 Lectures 01:26:00
Project Initiation
12:54

Project Charter
12:56

ROM budget and schedules
11:53

Estimates and probabilities
09:07

Stakeholder register and feasibility
13:55

Introduction to PPM scoring models
11:41

Risk management
13:34
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Sample project charters
2 Lectures 17:57
Review of sample project charters 1/2
09:55

Review of sample project charters 2/2
08:02
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Course wrap up, well done!
1 Lecture 04:34
Wrap-up
04:34
About the Instructor
Jamal Moustafaev, BBA, MBA, PMP
4.6 Average rating
142 Reviews
841 Students
7 Courses
Expert project/portfolio manager, author, and speaker.

An internationally acclaimed expert and speaker in the areas of project and portfolio management, scope definition, process improvement and corporate training. Jamal has done work for both private-sector companies and government organizations in Canada, US, Asia, Europe and Middle East. With more than 20 years of experience in management and troubled project recovery of large enterprise, IT and software development projects in banking, finance, retail, e-commerce, oil and gas, software and many other industries.