Engineering Project Management Specialization

Started Dec 11

Engineering Project Management Specialization

Engineering Project Management Specialization

Manage Successful Engineering Projects. Master strategies and tools to more effectively and successfully manage projects.

About This Specialization

Master strategies and tools to more effectively and successfully manage projects. Today’s professional environment is highly competitive, continuously changing, and difficult to manage. Employees rarely reach positions of leadership without managing one or more projects or a project segment early in their career. The goal of this Specialization is to give you the tools to more effectively and successfully manage projects; to give you a solid foundation of knowledge, skills, and confidence that sets you apart and gives you a competitive edge as you move toward leadership positions. This Project Management for Engineering Professionals Specialization is designed as an introduction to Project Management. It is targeted for engineers who are interested in improving their project management skills in a new leadership position or in advance of their first leadership position. As part of the Specialization, you will prepare key Project Execution Plan documents based on available templates.

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courses
3 courses

Follow the suggested order or choose your own.

projects
Projects

Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.

certificates
Certificates

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Projects Overview

Courses
Beginner Specialization.
No prior experience required.
  1. COURSE 1

    Engineering Project Management: Initiating and Planning

    Current session: Dec 11
    Commitment
    5 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    The goal of the course is to give you the tools to initiate a project plan, manage both stakeholders and relationships, organize their team, develop a project charter, and build a business case for a project. By the end of this course you will be a
  2. COURSE 2

    Engineering Project Management: Scope, Time and Cost Management

    Upcoming session: Dec 18
    Commitment
    6 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    Scope, time, and cost management are at the heart of successful project management. This course will give you the tools to develop a project scope, schedule and budget and then status them to predict project performance. Throughout the course, you will lea
  3. COURSE 3

    Engineering Project Management: Risk, Quality, Teams, and Procurement

    Upcoming session: Jan 1
    Commitment
    5 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    Many Project Managers focus only on the scope, schedule and budget. However, a successful project requires that you manage risk, control the quality of the deliverables, engage and manage people and procure goods and services. This cou

Creators

  • Rice University

    About Rice University

    Rice University is consistently ranked among the top 20 universities in the U.S. and the top 100 in the world. Rice has highly respected schools of Architecture, Business, Continuing Studies, Engineering, Humanities, Music, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences and is home to the Baker Institute for Public Policy.

  • Kazimir Karwowski

    Kazimir Karwowski

    Executive Director
  • Tom Phalen

    Tom Phalen

    Lecturer in Engineering Leadership

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