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Specialization
100% online

100% online

Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 24 hours to complete

Suggested: 2 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
8 hours to complete

Portfolio, Program, and Project Management

This module discusses project management, program management, and portfolio management in the context of multiple projects....
Reading
4 videos (Total 27 min), 6 readings, 4 quizzes
Video4 videos
Projects, Programs and Portfolios7m
Selection Process9m
Selection Process Steps Unpacked (1.030)6m
Reading6 readings
Course Introduction10m
About the Instructor10m
Coursera Technical Support10m
Syllabus10m
Module 1 Readings20m
Reminder: Live Session - Week 110m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz30m
Week
2
Hours to complete
9 hours to complete

Master WBS Creation and Resource Planning

This module introduces a master Work Breakdown Structure for multiple projects. It introduces the resource planning that is involved in multiple projects, as well as stakeholder identification....
Reading
4 videos (Total 36 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
Video4 videos
Identify Stakeholders (2.020)5m
Analyzing Stakeholders (2.030)7m
RAM & RACI (2.040)8m
Reading4 readings
Module 2 Readings20m
Reminder: Live Session - Week 210m
Interactive: Managing Multiple Projects at Shelly Corp.20m
Supplemental downloads for RAM and RACI10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz30m
Week
3
Hours to complete
9 hours to complete

Stakeholder and Communication Management, Leadership

This module focuses on communication management for multiple projects. As well, it develops the concept of the strategic program manager and the skills required for leadership....
Reading
4 videos (Total 42 min), 3 readings, 4 quizzes
Video4 videos
Communication Management (3.020)8m
Managing and Leading Multiple Projects (3.030)8m
Emotional Intelligence (3.040)10m
Reading3 readings
Module 3 Readings30m
Reminder: Live Session - Week 310m
Midterm Survey10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz30m
Week
4
Hours to complete
8 hours to complete

Resource Utilization Planning and Master Schedule Development

This module covers resource utilization planning for multiple projects as well as master schedule development for multiple projects. Shared resources are a recurring topic throughout the module. Students learn how create a master schedule optimized for resource availability. ...
Reading
4 videos (Total 46 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
Video4 videos
Shared Resource Management (4.020)13m
Resource Utilization Planning (4.030)19m
Master Schedule (4.040)10m
Reading3 readings
Module 4 Readings10m
Reminder: Live Session - Week 410m
Interactive: Managing Multiple Projects at Shelly Corp., Part 220m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz30m
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By AJJun 12th 2018

Rigorous course that matches you against your classmates from all around the world to complete assignments in a real world project environment.

Instructor

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Shelly Wright

PMP, CISA, CSM

About University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

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