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Project Management

Course Code: FPC2067

Level: 5
Subject area: Business, Management & HR
Awarding body: University of Plymouth
Qualification: Certificate
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: 17 weeks
When you'll study: Wednesdays, 1.30pm - 3.00pm

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About the course

Are you looking for a university-level project management course that could be an alternative to Prince2 and other project management programmes? This Certificate in Project Management from City College Plymouth is awarded by University of Plymouth. Project management is becoming increasingly important in modern businesses as organisations strive to streamline their processes and become more efficient, and this module will introduce you to projects and project management in contemporary organisations. You will learn to practice a selection of recognised techniques, both hard and soft, participating in a real-life project and producing a measurable output.

What you'll learn
  • Understanding projects and project management
  • Definitions, characteristics, typologies
  • Success criteria and factors
  • Projects in contemporary organisations
Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, but students will gain relevant work experience.

Assessments/Exams

This module will be assessed by coursework only.

What's next?

On successful completion of this module you may progress to a range of other CPD modules at the College. Three modules equate to a Certificate of Professional Development Award.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2018/19 (August 2018 – July 2019). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2019/20.

Full-time

Course Code: FPC2067

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £500

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 17 This course is not usually available to this age group. Please contact info@cityplym.ac.uk or phone reception on 01752 305 300 for advice.
18 - 23 A
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.