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Project Management Execution & Control


Course Details

This course can only be taken as part of the Certificate in Project Management.

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About this Course

You’ve kicked off your project — now what? What do you do when things don’t go according to plan? How do you anticipate risks and respond to them?

In this course, you’ll deepen your understanding of the project life cycle. You’ll learn how to effectively present project status, as well as manage team and stakeholder expectations. We’ll explore best practices for formulating risk responses in the face of changing requirements, and how to collect and evaluate performance data to inform project status and forecasts. You’ll learn Agile planning and execution techniques like roadmaps backlogs and retrospectives. By the end of the course, you’ll understand how to manage expectations during project execution and how to gauge risk, quality and performance to make effective decisions

What You'll Learn

  • Team development techniques and project leadership best practices
  • Effective ways to identify, analyze and control risk
  • Earned Value Management data collection, analysis and reporting techniques
  • Procurement and quality management best practices
  • Agile planning and execution

Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

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