Hybrid project management (PM) methods are becoming increasingly popular as a way of answering the paradox between flexibility (Agile approaches) and structure (traditional approaches).
This course from Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool), a top-ranked U.S. library and information science school,1 teaches you to balance traditional and Agile project management methodologies. Harness the best of predictive and adaptive practices, capitalizing on the strengths of both.
Learn how to improve your current project management skills and develop an action plan to facilitate your organization’s agility transformation.
Module 2 Assess Predictive and Adaptive Project Management Practices
Module 3 Improve Organizational Agility in Response to Change
Module 4 Employ a Hybrid Approach to Address Integration Challenges
Module 5 Use Hybrid Strategies to Address Project Risks
Module 6 Communicate Strategically Across Hybrid Projects
Module 7 Leverage Hybrid Approaches for Obtaining Operational Readiness
Module 8 Implement a Hybrid Project Management Model
Helping You Apply a Blended Approach
This iSchool online short course is delivered in collaboration with GetSmarter. Learn from industry thought leaders as you employ a hybrid methodology to solve integration-related challenges.
Your Faculty Lead
The design of this online course is guided by the Syracuse University iSchool faculty and industry experts who will share their experience and in-depth subject knowledge with you throughout the course.
Dr. John P. Stinnett
Adjunct Faculty for Syracuse University
Earn a Certificate of Participation From Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies
Get recognized for your knowledge when you earn a certificate of participation from the Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool) – and use it to set yourself apart as an agile and future-orientated project manager.
Your certificate will be issued in your legal name and couriered to you, at no additional cost, upon successful completion of the course, as per the stipulated requirements. All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of the University.
You can either pay your tuition fees in full before the course starts, or you may opt for a two-part payment plan for courses nine weeks and shorter. For courses ten weeks or longer, there is a three-part payment plan available. To find out more on payment options please visit our Payment and Financing page.
GetSmarter's learning model is designed to help you, as a working professional, improve your skills without compromising on work and family responsibilities. The course work is broken up into weekly, manageable bite-sized modules, with incremental deadlines, designed to help you pace yourself over the duration of the course and allow you the legroom to work when it suits you best.
At the beginning of each week you'll be presented with all the lectures, notes and assignments necessary for completion. You also have access to your Success Manager who will help you set goals and track key milestones, manage your time, and field any administrative requests you might have.
The Online Campus will be your virtual classroom for the duration of your course. Through its easy-to-use interface you'll have access to a diverse variety of course content formats, including: interactive video lectures, module notes, practice quizzes, Prezis, assignment briefs, and additional web resources.
On the Online Campus, you'll also be able to ask questions and interact with your fellow students and Head Tutor through the Online Campus discussion forums. If you're experiencing tech issues or need advice from your personal Success Manager, you can use the Online Campus to get in touch.