Learn Critical Path Analysis for CA / CS Professional exams

Guide to learn Network Diagram under Critical Path Analysis
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  • Contents Video: 2.5 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 6/2015 English

Course Description

Welcome to this course Learn Critical Path Analysis!

Planning, Scheduling and Controlling are three important functions of Management. PERT and CPM models are extremely useful for the purpose of Planning, Scheduling and controlling the progress and completion of large and complex projects.

In this course, you will learn about

a) General Frame work of CPM (Critical Path Method) and PERT (Program Evaluation Review Technique)

b) Advantage of Critical Path Analysis

c) Fundamentals of Critical Path Analysis

d) Conventions adopted in drawing Networks

e) Graphical representations of Events and Activities

f) Fundamental properties governing Events and Activities

g) Logical sequencing and connection of activities

h) Errors in logical sequencing

i) Dependency relationships by means of Network Diagrams

j) Network Construction - Case Studies

k) Critical Path Analysis - Systematic Analysis

l) Forward Pass Computations

m) Backward Pass Computations

n) Critical Path Determination

o) Calculation of Floats

This course is structured in self paced learning style.

Video lectures are used for delivering the course content.

CA Final Students and CMA Students are the target audience.

MBA Finance and Project Management students can also take this course.

Take this course to understand the basics to advanced concepts in Critical Path Analysis.

What are the requirements?

  • Students can approach this course with fresh mind.
  • No prior knowledge required.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand Network Analysis
  • Draw Network Diagram representing interrelationship between various elements of projects
  • Establish Critical Path
  • Identify Dummy Activities
  • Identify earliest and latest event times of each event
  • Identify different types of float

What is the target audience?

  • CA / CMA / CS Students
  • MBA Finance students
  • Project Management students

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction
Preview
01:14
About PERT and CPM
Preview
03:45
What is Project
03:08
Section 2: Overview of Critical Path Analysis and Program Evaluation Review Technique
PERT CPM Overview
Preview
03:26
Methodology of CPA
04:39
Advantages of CPA
03:06
Section 3: Activity and Events in CPA
Activity
Preview
04:49
Types of Activities
03:42
Events
05:34
Conventions in Drawing Network
01:15
Graphical Representation of Events
01:56
Fundamental Properties
03:51
Logical Sequencing and connection of activities
03:47
Errors in Logical Sequencing
05:24
Dependency Relationship Diagram
04:49
Network Diagram Dependency Relationship Case Study 1
02:14
Network Diagram Dependency Relationship Case Study 2
05:57
Network Diagram Computer Installation Process
09:36
Comprehensive Network Diagram
07:26
Network Diagram Simple Case Study
03:59
Critical Path Analysis
06:20
Scheduling Computatuions
02:19
Forward Pass Computations Case Study
12:28
Backward Pass Computatuion
09:01
Computatuon of EST EFT LST LFT
10:04
Critical Path Determination
04:20
Calculation of Floats
11:46
Bonus Lecture - Discount Coupon Link For Other Courses
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Instructor Biography

I am a practicing Chartered Accountant with tonnes of passion for teaching.

I teach Financial Management & Strategic Financial Management for Chartered Accountancy, Cost and Management Accountancy and Company Secretary students in Ernakulam, India. I also hold Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration in Finance from Symbiosis, Pune and Bachelors in Commerce, from Loyola College, Chennai.

I worked in State Bank of India as Assistant Vice President - Credit for a period of four years after which i started my Chartered Accountancy Practice. During the stint in State Bank of India, I worked on credit proposals of Mid Corporate Units and gained good experience in Financial Analysis, Risk Assessment, Viability Study, Evaluating business models, Project Finance, Working Capital Management, etc.

I conduct work shops for Entrepreneurs, Chartered Accountancy / Cost and Management Accountancy Students on the topics like Project Finance, Credit Risk Assessment, Entrepreneurship Development, Finance for Non Finance Executives, etc.

I love teaching and i want fundamentals of accounting and finance to reach students and so i am here.

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