Today’s business environment is changing. Most new and innovative work is in the form of projects delivered on-time and on-budget. Graduates from any discipline are encouraged to join this prestigious graduate Project Management program.
The program follows the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) methodology and provides solid, fundamental hands-on training to equip specialists in any discipline with the skills needed to manage projects in a timely and cost-effective manner. The program is also designed to enhance the basic learning from PMBOK by delivering a curriculum that includes hands-on integration of technology tools such as Microsoft Project and leading-edge industry case studies with a focus on organizational leadership.
Engaging in an optional full-time, 12-week experiential learning opportunity (field placement) with a participating organization will allow you to gain valuable project management experience. The experience can be use towards work requirements for the PMI designation. You will also be required to participate in an online course and prepare assignments related to the experiential learning opportunity.
This program is suited for college and university graduates from any discipline who wish to increase their employability by working towards globally-recognized certification in project management. It is also ideal for experienced project managers seeking to bring a new dimension of leadership to their work environment and for leaders who want to manage innovation in a structured manner.
PMBOK Guide is registered mark of Project Management Institute, Inc.
You will be prepared to write the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam from the Project Management Institute (PMI) by meeting the eligibility criteria. Registration in this will incur costs in addition to tuition.
A guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK Guide) – Fourth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc. 2008 centered curriculum ensures that you will be equipped with standards the industry expects
Gain skills and Strategic business techniques to manage projects in you disciplines
Network with industry professionals from all disciplines
Use leading-edge project management tools, technologies and best practices
An optional 12-week Experiential Learning Opportunity (field placement) can be applied towards PMI work experience and criteria
Confidently write the PMP certification exam after completing the program, provided you meet eligibility criteria
The opportunity to work towards the PMI’s Certificate Association in Project Management (CAPM) designation, a valuable entry-level certification for project practitioners
IS THIS PROGRAM RIGHT FOR YOU?
The Project Management Graduate Certificate program is tailored to individuals with the following traits and skills:
Excellent communication skills
Ability to analyze and prioritize
Maintain a positive outlook, and can motivate other team members
Thrive under pressure
Work well with other team members
Good problem solvers and decision makers
Business Communications 1
Fundamentals of Project Management
Business Principles and Requirements Management
Project Planning and Scheduling
Project Management Tools and Applications
Business Communications 2
Project Risk and Quality Management
Procurement and Contract Management
Project Estimation and Cost Management
International Project Management & Professional Responsibilities
Project Management Office
Business – Experimental Learning*
*Successful completion of 80 per cent of courses in first and second semesters with a minimum GPA of 2.25.
Note: For students opting to graduate without Internship please transfer to program 2598.
At A Glance
Graduates are prepared to work in both private and public sector as:
Project Managers(health, engineering, computer, new media, advertising, marketing, financial, education, transportation, construction, etc.)
Process Development Analysis
Global Project Managers