Project Management Fundamentals

Project Management Fundamentals

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Christina Tankersley

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English, Spanish

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Practice Files, Knowledge Check, High-quality HD content in the “Uniquely Engaging™” Bigger Brains Teacher-Learner style! 

Develop a solid understanding of project management processes, terms, and techniques


If you’re getting started with project management, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with accepted best practices. In this course, PMP and Project Management guru, Christina Tankersley, will show you all the basics you need to know to effectively manage projects.


Topics covered include:

  • Identifying key processes and requirements of Project Management
  • Initiating a project
  • Planning for time and cost
  • Planning for project risks, communication, and change control
  • Executing, managing, and controlling a project
  • Closing a project


Project Management Fundamentals is designed to help beginners and new project managers understand the basics of project management.


Over 2 hours of high-quality HD content in the “Uniquely Engaging” TM Bigger Brains Teacher-Learner style!

Course Contents:

# Lesson Length
1 Identify Characteristics of a Project 12:13
2 Project Management Life Cycle 9:04
3 Skills of a Project Manager, Part 1 10:05
4 Skills of a Project Manager, Part 2 8:34
5 Determining the Scope of a Project, Part 1 6:15
6 Determining the Scope of a Project, Part 2 8:37
7 Project Teams 5:39
8 Identifying Risk 10:05
9 Work Breakdown Structure 9:41
10 Sequencing Activities 12:35
11 Create a Project Schedule, Part 1 10:39
12 Create a Project Schedule, Part 2 7:55
13 Determine Project Costs 6:57
14 Analyzing Risk to a Project 13:02
15 Create a Communications Plan 10:52
16 Change Control 9:16
17 Begin Project Work 6:35
18 Execute the Project Plans 9:51
19 Tracking Project Progress, Part 1 7:02
20 Tracking Project Progress, Part 2 8:15
21 Reporting Performance 11:18
22 Implement Change Control 5:32
23 Project Closeout Process 3:37
24 Creating a Final Report 6:14

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Mastering Microsoft Project Part 1 - Creating a Project (2016)
Mastering Microsoft Project Part 2 - Managing a Project (2016)
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