Organizational Project Management

Course Details

DYNM 619: Organizational Project Management

Program Information

This is a Graduate course that satisfies the following requirements:

Session Information

This course starts on 01/19/2013 during the Spring 2013 semester.
Saturday
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

DYNM 619 will meet on the following special schedule:

  • Saturday, January 19 and 26
  • Saturday, February 9 and 23
  • Saturday, March 9 and 23
  • Saturday, April 6 and 20
  • Snow date – April 27

**Additional 4 hours is interaction online and by phone to work with participants on their assigned case work and class projects.

Course Information

This course provides an overview of the concepts, procedures and fundamental processes of project management for working professionals. Participants are introduced to the principles, tools and techniques of project management within an integrative framework. The course emphasizes that, for most organizations, projects are the primary means for implementing strategic initiatives.

Course Objectives

  • Understand and critically evaluate expectations, procedures and processes of project management as currently practiced in large for-profit enterprises.
  • Understand the content and processes and standards of practice as defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI),
  • Understand how to build and manage effective project teams.
  • Become familiar with the critical components of effective project plans.

Syllabus

Spring 2013 Course Syllabus-->

What students are saying

All students and faculty should take this invaluable course.

Overall the course was solid. JM stays on the theory side which is OK with me, as the technical stuff can be learned on my own.