Online Project Scope Management

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  •  day(s)Duration
  • 1.2 CEU/12 PDU/Credits/Units
  • MDO189bCourse Code
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Course description

The Online Project Scope Management course is intended to enable you to perform the tasks listed below.

  • Incorporate the processes of the Project Scope Management Knowledge Area into day-to-day project management activities
  • Describe the Project Scope Management process interactions and data flow
  • Identify the components of a scope management plan and explain how it is utilized in a project
  • Select appropriate tools and techniques to define, gather, and document requirements that meet stakeholder needs and project objectives
  • Develop a project scope statement
  • Decompose a project to build a work breakdown structure (WBS)
  • Develop a process for obtaining stakeholder acceptance for completed project scope and associated deliverables
  • Develop and implement a process for controlling scope

Course Features

Course content is broken down into Modules and Topics. Participants explore the content using a variety of interactive methods, including:

  • roll-overs which uncover more detailed information on particular terms
  • pop-ups which allow participants to explore diagrams, templates, and processes in more depth
  • an avatar, or animated mentor, who offers additional content that expands the topics on selected pages
  • knowledge checks that give participants a chance to review important points
  • practice exercises that present challenges and opportunities using a case study (Participants practice applying the content learned using real-world tools and techniques to solve the case study problems.)
  • graded quizzes identify topics participants have mastered and those they might need to study more
  • a graded final exam validates the knowledge gained and skills mastered for the time committed

In addition to individual interactivity, CEG also offers a learning community and social learning tools that allow participants to share with each other and gain a broader understanding from a variety of perspectives. Participants can take advantage of lively discussion boards and instructor-led chat sessions.

Course Expectations

To fulfill the requirements of this course and receive your final grade, make sure that:

  • All quizzes have been completed with a score of 70% or better
  • The final exam has been completed with a score of 70% or better

Who should attend

This course is primarily designed for people who have project management responsibilities. It is also for project leaders or anyone who will be performing in those roles in the future. Individuals taking this course should have at least two years of experience working on project teams.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Project Scope Management

  • What is Project Scope Management?
  • Overview of Project Scope Management

Module 2: Plan Scope Management

  • Overview of the Plan Scope Management Process
  • Inputs to the Plan Scope Management Process
  • Tools and Techniques for the Plan Scope Management Process
  • Outputs from the Plan Scope Management Process

Module 3: Collect Requirements

  • Overview of the Collect Requirements Process
  • Inputs to the Collect Requirements Process
  • Tools and Techniques for the Collect Requirements Process
  • Outputs from the Collect Requirements Process

Module 4: Define Scope

  • Overview of the Define Scope Process
  • Inputs to the Define Scope Process
  • Tools and Techniques for the Define Scope Process
  • Outputs from the Define Scope Process

Module 5: Create WBS

  • Overview of the Create WBS Process
  • Inputs to the Create WBS Process
  • Tools and Techniques for the Create WBS Process
  • Outputs from the Create WBS Process

Module 6: Validate Scope

  • Overview of the Validate Scope Process
  • Inputs to the Validate Scope Process
  • Tools and Techniques for the Validate Scope Process
  • Outputs from the Validate Scope Process

Module 7: Control Scope

  • Overview of the Control Scope Process
  • Inputs to the Control Scope Process
  • Tools and Techniques for the Control Scope Process
  • Outputs from the Control Scope Process

What you will learn

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