Introduction to Project Management Principles

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Accountancy, Business & Law

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Evening

Location

Location
Torfaen Learning Zone

Fees

Fees
£50

Start Date

Start Date
14 January 2021

Day(s)

Day(s)
Thursday

Start Time

Start Time
18:00

End Time

End Time
20:00

Duration

Duration
6 weeks

In a nutshell

The aim of this course, is to introduce learners to the key terminology, procedures and techniques in the Project management field. This will include planning and scheduling, quality management and decision making.

You’ll start with an introduction to the project management organisational structure and the project business case. You'll learn how to communicate effectively and manage risk. Then, you’ll begin to develop your skills estimating cost and managing change.

This course is for...

Those looking to take the first steps into a career in Project Management and would ask as a precursor to taking on the demands of a qualification in this area.

You will identify the key methodologies including Prince2 and Six Sigma which underpin the industry standards in this area.

Course content

In this short course we encourage the use of Project Management IT systems as you explore the key principles of Project Management. We utilise Microsoft Project as this is widely used in industry.

At the end of the course you will have the basic skills and knowledge to plan, process and evaluate a small project utilising IT systems.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. However, a sound understanding of the commercial environments along with good levels of IT, numeracy and literacy skills will enable you to progress onto qualification based courses in Project Management.

Additional information

Access to a PC and Microsoft suite of software will be useful to enable further study outside of the classroom.

Payment Information

Due to current limitations, payment can only be made via bank transfer.

An invoice will be sent from salesledger@coleggwent.ac.uk within 72 hours with instructions on how to pay or set up payment instalments if required.

Where can I study Introduction to Project Management Principles?

PECE2853AA
Torfaen Learning Zone
(Part Time Evening)
Start Date: 14 January 2021

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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