Project Management

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Overview
Program Length ~ 8 -12 months (click here for annual course schedule)
Cost ~$425 per course + textbooks
Intakes Fall, Winter, Spring
Application Process Students can register without applying to the program

Explore the fundamentals of project management and leading projects while developing greater insight in to various project management career opportunities. Study and review necessary material for the PMP/CAPM exam to help earn your Project Management Professional credential.

With only 3 courses required you can complete this program quickly. Courses are all offered online to provide flexible learning.

Students can complete the two mandatory courses plus an additional optional course and then apply for the Acknowledgement of Completion.

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) OR 19 years of age or older.

You do not need to apply to begin this program. Start by ensuring you meet the admission requirements listed above and then register for the courses listed in the Program of Studies when they are offered.  Some courses have prerequisites, so please check the Program of Studies for details. Find out how to register for a course.

The program of studies displayed below applies to students starting the program in the 2018/19 academic year. Students who began in other academic years may require different courses to be eligible to graduate. If you have questions regarding a strategy for completion contact Continuing Education - Business.

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Mandatory Courses

Course Number Course Name Course Description
HRES10013 Introduction to Project Management Learn project management fundamentals and techniques based on the typical project lifecycle. Includes project initiating, project definition, work breakdown structure, estimating effort, budgeting, scheduling, risk management, controlling resources, quality assurance, auditing and closing. Equivalent to: BUSNBE305 (Project Management). 45 hours.
MGMT10144 PMP/CAPM Project Management Exam Preparation Align your project management knowledge with the Project Management Institute's PMBOK® Guide in order to prepare for the PMP/CAPM certification exam. 35 hours.

Optional Courses – Choose 1

MGMT10137 Project Communications and Human Resource Management The most valuable resource in any project is often the people whose talent and efforts will contribute to its success. Explore organizational communications, how it functions and how to overcome communication barriers in groups and with individuals. Emphasizes building the skills and knowledge needed to plan an effective project group, recruiting quality people to staff it, and building them into an effective team. Recommended Prerequisite: Introduction to Project Management (HRES10013). 36 hours. 
MGMT10139 Project Cost and Risk Management Covers the fundamentals of project cost management and control including project estimating at the project definition and approval stage, budgeting, resource costing and allocation, and status reporting. Discover a structured multi-tiered approach that can be used to identify the different types of risks associated with projects such as technical, time, costs, quality and others. Recommended Prerequisite: Introduction to Project Management (HRES10013). 36 hours.
MGMT10140 Project Management Applications and Simulation Using a case study method, work through a simulated mock project applying various project management tools and techniques. Activities will include project planning, decision-making, problem-solving and presenting project progress. 36 hours.
INFO10105 Project Management Scheduling Software Managing vast amounts of information is both time consuming and limiting so using project software allows work to be completed more efficiently. Become familiar with functions of project planning and scheduling, resource allocation and costing, progress monitoring and reporting. Course software requirements: MS Project 2016. Prerequisite: HRES10013. 48 hours.

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