Course description

Gain an overview of project management in the workplace through this one-day introductory course. Acquire the basic tools and knowledge to overcome common challenges in project delivery. Note: This program can be offered through Mount Royal's Corporate Training unit and customized for your organization's needs. Course content is consistent with the PMBOK® Guide - Seventh Edition. Optional textbook(s) available. Visit the Cougars Campus Store to view and purchase.

Learner outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the various approaches to project management, recognize the language of project management, and identify how project management uses models, methods, and artifacts in eight different domains.
  • Apply the principles of the initiating and planning process group to the development of a project charter
  • Apply the principles of the executing, monitoring, and controlling process group to the management of project issues
  • Apply the principles of the closing process group to the completion of a project close-out report 
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Section title
Foundations of Project Management
ON - Online
9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sep 28, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery options
Course Fee(s)
TXAL non-credit $329.00
Section Notes

•   This course is synchronous and conducted in a virtual classroom. Requirements: laptop/desktop computer, stable Internet connection, camera, microphone. 

•   Before your course begins, ensure your MyMRU account is activated. Step-by-step instructions for account activation can be found here. Once you have activated your account and have your MyMRU login information, you can log into your MRU Google account using your @mtroyal.ca email address and set up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). Help with your Google account can be found here, and help setting up MFA can be found here.

•   Course content will be available on the D2L Brightspace Learning Management System (LMS) 3 days prior to the start date of your course. You must be logged in to your MRU Gmail account to access D2L Brightspace. Your instructor will be available on the course start date.

•  Review our Student Information site for additional information about forms and policies, campus maps, parking information, technical support, and more.

•  For questions about this course or other information, contact cebusiness@mtroyal.ca or 403.440.6861 / 1.888.392.3655 toll-free.

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