Current Term Classes - Project Management

Fall 2017

Class registration opens on August 7.  

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PSPM 5030: Introduction to Project Management
Online Asynchronous* | Available Aug 22-Dec 5 | *Synchronous sessions TBD. 
Introduces students to the various aspects of the project life cycle and project management. Explores best practices and the application of these best practices for project success.
Edward Kropp | 3 GR credits | Required  

PSPM 5200: Project Schedule, Cost, and Budget Control
Online Asynchronous* | Available Aug 22-Dec 5 | *Synchronous sessions TBD. 
Introduces students to a variety of project scheduling and cost control techniques that are vital for a project to meet its schedule and cost goals and objectives. Concentrates on the variety of scheduling techniques (Gantt Chart, Critical Path Method, and Program Evaluation Review Technique) that can be used to guide and monitor project performance. Activities that are critical in preparing a realistic schedule are explored, discussed, and practiced. Students are then introduced to a variety of budgeting, cost estimating, and cost control techniques.
William Yates | 3 GR credits | Required  

PSPM 5230: Project Management: Leadership and Managing the Project Team
Online Asynchronous* | Available Aug 22-Dec 5 | *Synchronous sessions TBD. 
Analyzes the difference between leadership and management in the project management environment. Evaluates the role of the project manager as team leader, and reviews the application of various leadership and management techniques to project management.
Michael Powers | 3 GR credits | Required

PC 5010: Procurement Policy & Practices
Online Asynchronous* | Available Aug 22-Dec 5 | *Synchronous sessions TBD. 
Covers all subchapters of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), providing an intensive review of practical technical, business and contractual issues that the government deals with in establishing and managing a federal contract. Topics include acquisition process, governmental acquisition plans, inspection and termination as well as some of the basics necessary for contracts and acquisition personnel.
Kenneth Buck | 3 GR credits | Elective