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Fundamentals of Project Management

University of Adelaide via edX Professional Certificate


The Fundamentals of Project Management Professional Certificate introduces the fundamental principles for you to manage a successful project – from small, do-it-yourself projects, to large-scale projects – across a range of industries and sectors.

Throughout your learning journey, you will apply project management methodologies to the key characteristics of a project life cycle. You will learn about the application of core principles through carefully considered scenarios with broad-ranging contexts. To get a deeper insight into the scope of project management, you’ll share your experience and knowledge with other learners, learning from them as you go.

Upon completion of the first course, you’ll then develop your knowledge, understanding and skills in project risk management. You will learn how to integrate the risk management process into your own business context by identifying, assessing and analysing risk. You will complete your learning journey by developing a strategy for risk response, and how to monitor and review risk.


Courses under this program:
Course 1: Introduction to Project Management

Learn the principles of project management and apply them in your own work and life.

Course 2: Risk Management for Projects

Learn how to manage risk in your organization by using the best processes and procedures.


Taught by

Frank Schultmann, Noel Lindsay, Anton Jordaan, John Sing and Stella Bachtis


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