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Week 9: Project Resource Management

Project Resource Management is focused on managing all of the human and non-human resources for the project. It is defined in PMBOK as: “the processes to identify, acquirre, and manage the resources needed for the successful completion of the project. … Continue reading

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Week 6: Project Quality Management

This week we will look at Project Quality Management – this video provides a simple introduction: We will first look at the coverage of project quality management from the PMBOK to understand the processes that are advocated. Then we will … Continue reading

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Week 5: Project Scope Management

In this week of the course we will look at project scope management, examining the reasons that projects often exceed their scope and the processes from the PMBOK that are intended to minimise this. The following video is a humorous … Continue reading

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Week 4: Project Stakeholders

Project stakeholders have been recognised as critical to the success of projects in recent years. Increasing emphasis on project stakeholders features in the most recent version of the Project Management Body of Knowledge, more strongly than it has in previous … Continue reading

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Week 1: An Introduction to Project Management

Project management is increasingly important today as projects become larger and more complex and take place on a global basis. The following video highlights significant projects in recent decades: While these projects have been very successful, many others are not, … Continue reading

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