UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN (UCT)

Advanced Project Management online short course

Course starts 4 December 2017

Course information

Registration Closes:
28 November 2017
Course Starts:
4 December 2017
Length:
12 weeks online
Effort:
10-12 hours per week
Price:
ZAR R17,900Options Available
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Course Information

Registration Closes:
28 November 2017
Course Starts:
4 December 2017
Length:
12 weeks online
Effort:
10-12 hours per week
Price:
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Introduction

As organisations move to a projectised approach to work, the demand for professionals with advanced project management qualifications and skills rises.

And with 80% of high-performing projects being led by certified project managers*, it’s increasingly apparent that the right project management skills will result in success.

Move beyond the basics with this advanced project management course from UCT, and create a project plan that speaks to your specific organisational needs. Become invaluable to any employer as an expert project manager, by addressing process problems and providing the solutions for optimal project performance - all backed by your UCT certificate.

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What will set you apart

This online advanced project management course from UCT will ensure you’re recognised as a project management expert by equipping you to:

      • Construct a comprehensive and strategic project plan, suited to your industry
      • Master the complexities and requirements around large-scale projects
      • Understand project scope, risk, time and cost, ensuring quality in all projects you manage
      • Lead with confidence with a project management online course approved by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and a certificate from UCT
GetSmarter is approved by PMI as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P) providing you the opportunity to join the largest project management network. Find out what PMI membership means for you.

Course curriculum

This online advanced project management course will help you be recognised as an industry-expert. With a personalised and supported framework, you will study in your own time, guided by industry experts and a dedicated support team. Here’s what you’ll cover:

  • Orientation Module: Welcome to your Online Campus
  • Course Module 1: Strategic project management
  • Course Module 2: The project manager
  • Course Module 3: The project management process
  • Course Module 4: Managing project integration, stakeholders and initiation
  • Course Module 5: Managing project scope
  • Course Module 6: Managing project time
  • Course Module 7: Managing project cost
  • Course Module 8: Managing project risk
  • Course Module 9: Managing project quality
  • Course Module 10: Managing project communications and procurement
  • Course Module 11: Managing talent in projects
  • Course Module 12: Project delivery and closure

Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)

On completion of this course you earn a certificate from a top-tier university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to set yourself apart from the rest and get recognised in the job market.
Disclaimer: The visual representation of the certificate here serves as an exemplar, and may be subject to change at the discretion of the University.

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Dean genade

“I am impressed with the standard of the lecture content and I have no doubt that the course will help towards my future growth in my current role.”

— DEAN GENADE, ADVANCED PROJECT MANAGEMENT ONLINE SHORT COURSE

Your teaching team

At GetSmarter, we improve lives through better education. One of the ways that we achieve this is by bringing rich industry context to an academic environment through our expert facilitation and engagement. We work with university faculty and industry experts to provide a practical, industry lens on the world's leading university subjects.

Readiness test

This Readiness Test will help you assess your preparedness for this course by asking you a few quick questions relating to time management, technological requirements, your expectations, and the subject matter level - to help you confirm that this online course is the right fit for you.

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When do I start?

Our next available short course starts 4 December 2017.

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