Leadership and the Human Element in Project Management

MGMT X 443.4

This course covers project communication, motivation, conflict resolution, negotiation, stress management, and effective leadership in the project management context.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $999.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Realize the importance of the soft skills and the human relationship aspect in driving project activities for favorable outcomes
  • Comprehend types of leadership styles, power levels, and the challenges they face at the different stage of a project
  • Analyze personality types of yourself and of all team members and stakeholders on a project
  • Realize the importance of communication as one of the major duties of the project manager, and distinguish the impact of effective and ineffective communications types on project progress and performance

About this course:

Effective leadership skills are perhaps the greatest determinant of project success. Project managers must demonstrate leadership effectiveness throughout each phase of the project life cycle. Review and recognize specific leadership styles in the context of real-world examples. Participative assignments help both current and future project managers enhance their own leadership effectiveness. Course content covers project communication, motivation, conflict resolution, negotiation, stress management, and effective leadership in the context of project management. Participants identify the leadership challenges unique to the project environment, identify their leadership strengths and weaknesses, identify five conflict resolution modes and when to use them, and learn to differentiate between position power and personal power. Note: This course is NOT interchangeable with MGMT X 490.996 Leadership Communication Strategies.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Margaret Meloni
377026
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 18, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to access course materials.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
-
Monday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Jerry Reed
377025
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 18, 2021
Course Requirements
Course Pack to be Ordered from XanEdu.com
Internet access required to access course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Jan 4, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Jan 11, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Jan 18, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Jan 25, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Feb 1, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Feb 8, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Feb 15, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Feb 22, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Mar 1, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Mar 8, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Mon Mar 15, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Margaret Meloni
378706
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to access course materials.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
Monday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Jerry Reed
378705
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2021
Course Requirements
Course Pack to be Ordered from XanEdu.com
Internet access required to access course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Mar 29, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Apr 5, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Apr 12, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Apr 19, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Apr 26, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon May 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon May 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon May 17, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon May 24, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon May 31, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Jun 7, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online

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