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Certificate in IT Project Management

The Certificate in IT Project Management will equip you with the skills and knowledge required to successfully manage a software project. This online software project management course will introduce you to the fundamental principles of software project management, the project life cycle and software development, as well as managing project risk, quality and performance. Graduates of this course will also learn the principles of vendor management, from the project planning and implementation phase through to the close out of the contract.

Project scope
Triple constraint
Controlling scope creep
Work breakdown structure
Planning a software project
Software project planning
Risk management
Project life cycle
Software quality
Project needs analysis
Project manager skills
Project timelines
Critical path method
Project plan
Quality management plan
Project risks
Project management tolls
Project team development
Conflict management
Vendor management
Project performance
Project metrics
Project monitoring and controlling
Quality testing
Closing the software project
Closing out contracts
Legal considerations
Assessment: Assignment-based
Course duration: Approximately 25 hours. As a guide, certificate courses can be completed within 5-10 weeks of part-time study. E-learning access: 3 months’-learning access, with free extensions available.

Cost: USD 500

Organisation Capacity Africa

Country: Kenya