Project Planning with Microsoft Project®

MGMT X 443.6

This course provides hands-on experience to build a realistic schedule using MS Project® as a tool. Students start from the planning stage and progress though the monitoring phases to track performance on the project.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $1,099.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Gain practical skills to effectively create project schedules utilizing Microsoft Project as a scheduling tool
  • Create project activities from the deliverables list (WBS), sequence activities, apply duration in terms of work effort, allocate resources, and capture the overall cost of the project
  • Utilize the tool to identify the critical path of your project and apply resource allocations, resource leveling, and optimization techniques to improve the overall duration of the project
  • Use the tool for budget tracking and performance evaluation and forecasting via Earned-Value Management metrics

About this course:

Whether you're managing a construction project, deploying new infrastructure, or launching a start-up, this learn-by-doing course will help you build and analyze schedules your team can rely on. You'll learn to break down projects into manageable parts, structure the project outline, forecast the completion date, manage resources and assignments, and create professional status reports! Skills learned with this widely used application, MS Project®, create a solid foundation that can be applied to a variety of other scheduling software in the project management field.
Prerequisites
Proficiency in using computers with Windows operating system; working knowledge of MS Office® also is helpful.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Enrollment Closed
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Wednesday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Jerry Reed
377027
Fee:
$1,099.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 20, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Reliable internet connection and Google Chrome browser required to access the software tool in this course.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Jan 6, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jan 13, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jan 20, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jan 27, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Feb 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Feb 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Feb 17, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Feb 24, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Mar 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Mar 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Mar 17, 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: Jerry Reed
378707
Fee:
$1,099.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Reliable internet connection and Google Chrome browser required to access the software tool in this course.

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