This course was designed and developed by the CPD Centre in conjunction with faculty from the University of Oxford's Saïd Business School.
The course offers a condensed, yet comprehensive, overview of current and emerging best-practice methodologies and techniques for meeting the challenges of managing multiple, complex projects in a range of fields, such as construction, digital, technology, science, energy, defence and other sectors.
Over the three sessions, you will be taken through the critical elements of project management:
Session 1 - Re-thinking project management
- Why we need different approaches
- Your success formula
- Defining your project scope
Session 2 - Key technical issues
- Managing schedule
- RAIDs (risks, assumptions, issues, dependencies)
Session 3 - People-power politics
- Good project governance
- Shaping human behaviour
- Project culture
The Project Management (Online) course will run over three days, from 8 – 10 December 2020.
Sessions will be 90 minutes, delivered online via Microsoft Teams, from 10:30 – 12:00 (UK time).
- Tuesday 8 December
- Wednesday 9 December
- Thursday 10 December 2020
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No attendance at Oxford is required and you do not need to purchase any software.