ZERO1170 - Management of Internal Projects for Science & Technical Professionals
An internal project has many moving parts. A skilled manager must be able to oversee them all, including proposing a workable plan with measurable objectives, and making sure your team stays on task and meets its goals.
This course introduces students to all aspects of managing a project within a company or organization, and covers the entire life cycle of a project, from developing ideas at their inception to formal completion and accurate reporting at close-out. Zero Credit students are encouraged, but not required, to participate in a semester project presenting an example of project management, or investigating some aspect of project management in detail.
- Managing project scope
- Scheduling a budget
- Material procurement
- How to work with contractors and consultants
- Project team management
A Bachelor’s degree is required to enroll in this Zero Credit course.