Project Management: From Communication to Closure

    EXMGT 5444 is offered this winter and spring:

This sem­i­nar has been designed to give new and expe­ri­enced project man­agers and project team mem­bers the essen­tial tools they need to deliv­er suc­cess­ful projects. You will acquire the skills, tools and prac­tices nec­es­sary, through the use of a real-life case study, for suc­cess­ful project com­mu­ni­ca­tion, mea­sur­ing project progress, project close out and tran­si­tion to operations.

Course at a glance
  • Class dynamics based on hands-on learning, with group activities and lively classroom discussions.
  • Aimed at professionals in entry to mid-level management who are beginning to manage small or large projects as part of their current role.

What you will learn

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • List various project stakeholders and their roles.
  • Prepare a project communications plan.
  • Describe how project managers can use power and motivation for project success.
  • Measure and report project progress.
  • Summarize the importance of the project close process.
  • Describe the difference between projects and operations and the importance of transition to operations.

Offered:

Take note:
  • This is a graded course; assessment includes post-course work to be completed via eClass.
  • The online components of this course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool.
Feb 11, 2023Feb 12, 2023
Mondays

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

Saturdays

9:00 am – 4:30 pm MT

Sundays

9:00 am – 4:30 pm MT

Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

14 hours of instruction

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Dave Ludwick

Your Instructor

Dave LudwickID: dave-ludwick

Class info
  • This is a syn­chro­nous course that fea­tures live online activ­i­ties at pre­de­ter­mined times. This class requires post-work com­po­nents to be com­plet­ed after the last meet­ing. Detailed infor­ma­tion will be com­mu­ni­cat­ed to you via your ual­ber­ta email address and the class syl­labus. For the real-time class­room ses­sions, a com­put­er with both audio input and out­put (such as a micro­phone-equipped head­set) is required. To start your online learn­ing expe­ri­ence vis­it www​.ext​-leo​.ca/​s​t​u​dents
  • 14 course hours in total
  • Please be advised that some of our courses fill quickly, early registration is encouraged to secure your spot. See our refunds, withdrawals & transfers policies for detailed information.
Take note:
  • This is a graded course; assessment includes post-course work to be completed via eClass.
  • The online components of this course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool.
Mar 27, 2023Mar 28, 2023
Mondays

9:00 am – 4:30 pm MT

Tuesdays

9:00 am – 4:30 pm MT

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

Saturdays

Sundays

Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

14 hours of instruction

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Claudia Villeneuve

Your Instructor

Claudia VilleneuveID: claudia-villeneuve

Class info
  • This is a syn­chro­nous course that fea­tures live online activ­i­ties at pre­de­ter­mined times. This class requires post-work com­po­nents to be com­plet­ed after the last meet­ing. Detailed infor­ma­tion will be com­mu­ni­cat­ed to you via your ual­ber­ta email address and the class syl­labus. For the real-time class­room ses­sions, a com­put­er with both audio input and out­put (such as a micro­phone-equipped head­set) is required. To start your online learn­ing expe­ri­ence vis­it www​.ext​-leo​.ca/​s​t​u​dents
  • 14 course hours in total
  • Please be advised that some of our courses fill quickly, early registration is encouraged to secure your spot. See our refunds, withdrawals & transfers policies for detailed information.
Take note:
  • This is a graded course; assessment includes post-course work to be completed via eClass.
  • The online components of this course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool.
May 15, 2023May 16, 2023
Mondays

9:00 am – 4:30 pm MT

Tuesdays

9:00 am – 4:30 pm MT

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

Saturdays

Sundays

Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

14 hours of instruction

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Dave Ludwick

Your Instructor

Dave LudwickID: dave-ludwick

Class info
Take note:
  • This is a graded course; assessment includes post-course work to be completed via eClass.
  • The online components of this course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool.
Jun 26, 2023Jun 27, 2023
Mondays

9:00 am – 4:30 pm MT

Tuesdays

9:00 am – 4:30 pm MT

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

Saturdays

Sundays

In-per­son (face-to-face) learning, campus

14 hours of instruction

In-person courses are taken entirely in-class. for­mat details

Classes take place at U of A campus, Edmonton.

David Yuk

Your Instructor

David YukID: david-yuk

Class info
This course has no formal prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Take note:

  • This is a graded course; assessment includes post-course work to be completed via eClass.
  • The online components of this course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool.
Currently counts towards:

Applicants intending to enrol in a program are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to lock in their course requirements since they are prone to change.

*If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

Looking for
different course dates?

New course schedules are released each June and November.

EXMGT 5444 is offered this winter and spring: