Project Management (PRMG) Courses

PRMG2010 Introduction to Project Management

This course gives students an understanding of project management practices, concepts, and tools using projects in the real world. Students focus on successfully organizing a single project using the knowledge areas associated with the project life cycle. Learning to identify potential projects based on strategic business planning, they produce portions of a basic project plan, scope statement, work breakdown structure, and Gantt charts. Other course topics to be discussed in a broader context include: forming and leading a project team, project manager competencies, project organization, time and resource management, cost management, quality management, human resource management, communications management, and risk management. (OL)
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Online, Providence, Providence CE
4.5 Quarter Credit Hours

PRMG3010 Advanced Project Management

This course teaches students to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control and close a project in the real world. Using a real-world project plan, students become competent in the following areas of project management: project integration, project scope, project time, project cost, project quality, project human resources, project communications and project risk management. Students practice these skills individually and in teams by applying them to a real-world project. Students also gain understanding of the application of project management processes.
Prerequisite(s): PRMG2010. (OL)
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Online, Providence, Providence CE
4.5 Quarter Credit Hours

PRMG4010 Project Management Application and Experiential

This course is the third of a concentration series that allows students to apply their knowledge of project management to real-world projects. Project teams are assigned projects at the beginning of the term and, based on their timeline, deliver the complete project at the end of the term or develop strategies for phase-gating the project to another team. Projects are acquired through an intake process monitored by the director and assigned to each team based upon prior experience and ability.
Prerequisite(s): PRMG3010.
Offered at Providence
4.5 Quarter Credit Hours