University of Minnesota Duluth
Driven to Discover™
218-726-8113    cehelp*AT*d.umn.edu

Project Management

Project Management Test Preparation

Online, self-paced, available anytime
$699 (35 hours; 35 PDUs to qualify for PMI Project Management Professional Exam)

Read more…

Experiencing a lack of time to study for the PMP exam? This comprehensive course includes exam-taking tips, 12 comprehensive modules, five process group tests, and two full-length, 200-question practice exams covering the PMBOK Guide areas of knowledge, which will provide a report to help you determine your areas of weakness. After completing the 12 modules (listed below), you will be adequately prepared to pass the PMP examination.

Register for the full PMTP course.

Individual Courses in Project Management Test Preparation

The 12 courses that make up the full Project Management Test Preparation Course may be taken individually. Courses 1 – 11 are 3 hours in length; course 12 is 5 hours. Courses 1 – 11 are $79 each; course 12 is $90.

Click on a course name below to register for individual courses.

Project Management for Information Technology

Online, self-paced, available anytime
$499 (25 hours; 25 PDUs)

Read more…

Project management refers to the art or science of directing projects. This course focuses more specifically on how project management concepts can be applied to IT projects, as well as on project management issues that are unique to IT projects. It reviews the concepts, methodologies, and tools of project management as it relates to IT. Students will also learn about fundamentals, such as integration management, scope, costing, quality, human resources, risk management, and procurement.
This course contains eight comprehensive module quizzes and a 56-question Final Assessment spanning IT project management areas of knowledge. You will learn the technical processes that might be applied during the IT project lifecycle and the importance of scope control for IT projects. You will be able to differentiate between various techniques for managing the project schedule and to use cost estimation methods, Earned Value Management, portfolio management, and several maturity models. You will learn various approaches for team building and communication, and how to manage project risk.

Register Now!

Project Management Team Leadership

Online, self-paced, available anytime
$359 (18 hours; 18 PDUs)

Read more…

The vast majority of project work in today’s organizations is done in a team setting. In this environment, project management team leaders have a tremendous responsibility and opportunity to develop and exhibit leadership skills. You will learn the roles and responsibilities of the project management team leader, in particular his/her responsibility with regard to project stakeholders. You will learn how project management team leaders can build a positive team environment through effective communication, team building activities, and reflective listening. You will be able to effectively identify and resolve team problems in order for the project to succeed, understand the team dynamic, and manage conflict among personality differences and barriers.

The course contains 12 brief case studies designed for application of the content to real-world scenarios, as well as six comprehensive module quizzes and a 72-question Final Assessment.

Register Now!

© Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.

The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

Last modified on 08/19/16 08:46am