A project is a temporary endeavor undertaken to achieve a particular aim and to which project management can be applied, regardless of the project’s size, budget, or timeline. This course of practical study and performance is based on industry certifications developed in cooperation with The Project Management Institute (PMI) the world’s leading not-for-profit management professional association. The certifications are underwritten by Project Management Profes-sional (PMP®) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM™). (http://www.pmi.org/info/PDC_CertificationsOverview.asp)
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Completers of the IT Project Management Essentials Certificate program will know, apply, analyze and evaluate the technical and administrative aspects of information technology projects: communicate effectively verbally and in writing; apply problem-solving skills using known methods and approaches; apply leadership qualities that promote strong teams; develop project charters; use reporting tools, such as Gantt charts and work breakdown structures; demonstrate understanding of how technology projects affect business operations and networks.