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Project Management Level 4 Diploma endorsed by ABC Awards | Tutor Support and Assessments included in the Course Price


Oxford Home Study College

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Offer ends 27 August 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
240 Hours
Qualification
Level 4 Diploma Project Management (Certificate of Achievement)
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  • Tutor is available to students

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Project Management Course

Endorsed Project Management Level 4 Certificate of Achievement
. Discover the secret to success in the field of Project Management, with our most advanced distance learning program to date! This fully-accredited Level 4 Project Management Diploma provides ambitious candidate with an in-depth introduction to project management from a contemporary corporate perspective. Study the project life cycle, project integration and scope management, HR management, risk management, time management, communication management and so much more besides. Study in your own time with no deadlines to worry about, for the chance to earn a recognised Level 4 Project Management Diploma!

Course content on this Level 4 Diploma in Project Management, covers professional Project management, project scope management, project risk management,project time management, project cost management,information technology project management accurate estimation of project costs and a wide variety of essential project management tools. You will also explore how the project manager manages the procurement process by ensuring that the relevant contracts with suppliers are in place and that each supplier meets all the necessary requirements.

Qualification

Level 4 Diploma Project Management (Certificate of Achievement)
Awarded by ABC Awards

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Description

Project Management Course

Businesses worldwide have come to rely on the input and involvement of talented project managers. Every time an organisation attempts something with an intended outcome in mind, this qualifies as a project. The responsibility of the project manager being to ensure that even the most ambitious projects comfortably achieve their objectives, on-time and within-budget. Playing a key role at the heart of the successful organisation, project managers enjoy limitless career prospects all over the world. With demand at an all-time high, there’s never been a better time to study for a career in project management!

Project Management - Learning Outcomes

On Level 4 Diploma in Project Management course completion the learner will be able to;

  • Understand what is meant by project management
  • Explore the benefits of developing project management skills
  • Identify the phases of a project’s life cycle
  • Apply a simple lifecycle to a project in order to break it in into easily manageable phases.
  • Identify various project planning tools
  • Discuss the importance of completing projects on time and on budget
  • Understand the stages involved in project report writing

Project Management - Course Syllabus :

This Level 4 Diploma in Project Management course consists of following modules:

Unit 1: Introduction to Project Management

This unit covers the following topics:

  • What is A Project?
  • What Is Project Management?
  • Project Constraints
  • Tools and Techniques
  • The Project Manager
  • Communication Skills
  • Organizational Skills
  • Budgeting Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Negotiation and Influencing
  • Project Life Cycle
  • Plus more

Unit 2 : Project Lifecycle: Stages of a Project

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Initiation
  • Strategic Plan
  • Product Description
  • Historical Information
  • Project Selection Criteria
  • Determining the Project Goals
  • Project Deliverables
  • Identifying the Key Stakeholders
  • The Project Overview Document
  • Managing Constraints
  • Project Charter
  • Monitoring and Control
  • Closure
  • Plus more

Unit 3: Project Integration Management Processes

This unit covers the following topics:

  • The Project Management Knowledge Areas
  • Project Integration Management
  • Project Plan Development
  • Project Plan Execution
  • Overall Change Control
  • Project Plan Development
  • Outline of the Project Plan
  • Project Scope
  • Project Schedule
  • Project Budget
  • Project Plan Execution
  • Plus more

Unit 4: Project Scope Management Process

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Project Scope and Product Scope
  • Planning the Project Scope
  • Using Scope Planning Tools and Techniques
  • Writing the Scope Statement
  • Importance of Scope Statement
  • Components of Scope Statement
  • Project Justification
  • Project Deliverables
  • Project Objectives
  • Implementing the Scope Management Plan
  • Creating the Scope Definition
  • Publishing the Scope Management Plan
  • Noting Milestones
  • Working through a WBS
  • Updating the Scope Statement
  • Verifying the Project Scope
  • Evaluating Performance Reports
  • Plus more

Unit 5: Project Time Management Processes

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Defining the Project Activities
  • The Inputs to Activity Definition
  • Decomposing the Project Work Packages
  • Supporting Details Consideration
  • Mapping the Activities
  • Creating Network Diagrams
  • Using the Precedence Diagramming Method
  • Using a Project Network Diagram
  • Risk Identification
  • Evaluation of the Estimates
  • Developing the Project Schedule
  • Considering the Calendars
  • Evaluating the Project Constraints
  • Plus more

Unit 6: Project Cost Management Processes

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Determining the Initial Budget
  • Resource Planning Inputs
  • Expert Judgment
  • The Cost Estimating Inputs
  • Estimating Activity Durations
  • Project Costs Estimates
  • Cost Management Plan
  • Cost Budgeting
  • Developing the Project Budget
  • Creating the Cost Baseline
  • Analysing the Cost Control Results
  • Plus more

Unit 7: Project Quality Management Processes

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Implementing Quality Project Management
  • Determining the Quality Policy
  • Reviewing the Project Scope Statement
  • Planning for Quality
  • Using a Benefit/Cost Analysis
  • Applying Benchmarking Practices
  • Creating a Flow Chart
  • Considering the Cost of Quality
  • Implementing the Quality Policy
  • Creating the Quality Management Plan
  • Creating Quality Assurance
  • Completing a Quality Audit
  • Implementing Quality Control
  • Inspecting Results
  • Plus more

Unit 8: Effective Strategies for Project Risk Management

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Planning for Risk Management
  • Referring to the Project Charter
  • Methodology
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Creating Risk Categories
  • Referring to Historical Information
  • Identifying the Project Risks
  • SWOT Analysis
  • Utilizing Diagramming Techniques
  • Using Qualitative Risk Analysis
  • Preparing for Qualitative Risk Analysis
  • Completing Qualitative Analysis
  • Plus more

Unit 9: Global Project Management

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Global Projects
  • Global projects’ and programs’ requirements
  • Global Team Management
  • Global Projects Knowledge Areas
  • Global Project Leadership
  • Motivation
  • Identifying the Level of Trust Required
  • Global Sources of Conflict
  • Global Communication
  • Global Communication Techniques
  • Distributing information to the global stakeholders
  • Selection of International Human Resources
  • Plus more

Project Management - Benefits

This Level 4 Diploma in Project Management course has the following benefits:

  • Accredited Course
  • Full Tutor Support
  • Self Paced, No Fixed Schedules
  • Available to Students anywhere in the World
  • Interest Free Fee Instalments

Project Management - Course Material

All Level 4 Diploma in Project Management course materials are included in the course price. All your study material will be available on our learning management system for which you will get access once you are enrolled. The material can be downloaded and printed as well.

Our distance learning Level 4 Diploma in Project Management course materials are specially written for home study and contain a wealth of knowledge in easy to understand language. We use variety of media to help you learn. Your course may use any of the following different media which you can use from home or where ever you choose to study:

  • Online course materials
  • Question papers
  • Additional Supporting Material
  • Useful Links

Project Management - Course Assessment

You will be continually assessed throughout the Level 4 Diploma in Project Management course. Your assignment will be marked by your tutor and independently moderated. The feedback on your assignment will then be sent to you. On receipt of this, you may wish to contact your tutor to discuss the feedback.

Tutor Support

When you enrol on a Level 4 Diploma in Project Management course with Oxford Home Study Centre you are allocated your personal tutor. Tutor’s help and support will be available throughout your studies with the college. He/she will assess your work and will provide you with regular feedback on your progress.

Who is this course for?

Project Management Course

This Level 4 Diploma in Project Management course will be of great interest to those who are new to project management, people who are already working on a project in a project team and want to develop basic understanding of the project management systems, tools and processes:

  • New project team members;
  • Employees who are responsible to communicate with the project team but are not directly involved in the project;
  • Anyone interest to start a career in project management;
  • Small business owners and entrepreneurs;
  • Staff who is interested to enhance their CVs and want an accredited certificate.

Requirements

Project Management Course

There is no particular entry requirement for Level 4 Diploma in Project Management . We do not ask for any previous qualification or experience.

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £95 accreditation fee.There are £9 postal charges for the UK students and £15 for the non UK students.

Certificate of Completion from OHSC

Certificate of Completion from OHSC (soft copy) can be claimed for £10. If you need hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25 + postal charges (£9 for UK students, £15 for outside UK)

Career path

Project Management Course

The job roles that could be taken in the Project Management career include:

  • Project assistant
  • Project co-ordinator
  • Project management support
  • Project consultant
  • Project Manager

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