Project Management Course: Emerging Methodologies

Project Management Course: Emerging Methodologies

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This Project Management course focuses on emerging project management methodologies and provides an overview of the more recently introduced project management frameworks and techniques. In this Project Management course, you will explore methodologies such as Prince2®, Agile, Scrum and Adaptive Project Framework.

If you are interested in applying the latest thinking to managing your projects or wish to embrace the most recent developments in the field of project management this emerging project management methodologies course is designed with your needs in mind. By drawing on Prince 2, Prince2 Agile, Scrum and Adaptive Project Framework methodologies, you will be able to comprehensively appraise your projects and then adopt the most up to date methodology for achieving project success.

Learning Outcomes

By the completion of this project management course you will be able to:

  1. Manage your projects within a Prince2 framework.
  2. Apply Prince2 methodology to a range of project management challenges.
  3. Understand the strengths and weaknesses of a Prince 2 approach.
  4. Appreciate when it is beneficial to use an agile project management methodology.
  5. Understand the strengths and weaknesses of an agile approach.
  6. Utilise scrums as one of your project management tools.
  7. Apply an Adaptive Project Framework should the merit of this methodology be warranted.

Course Content

This project management course focused on emerging methodologies will cover the following content:

  • Prince2 – 7 principles, 7 themes, 7 processes.
    • Application of Prince2 principles.
    • Application of Prince2 themes.
    • Application of Prince2 processes.
  • Case studies adopting a Prince2 approach.
  • Pre-requisites for an Agile Project Management approach.
  • The structure of an Agile Project Management approach.
  • Benefits arising from an Agile Project Management approach.
  • The nature of scrum methodology.
  • The role of the scrum master.
  • An Adaptive Project Management approach.

Intended Audience

This project management course is suitable for anyone who is keen to embrace the latest project management methodologies in managing their projects. You will acquire an up-to-date toolkit of project management skills for immediate implementation. For those who are looking for a concentrated overview of agile project management, you may be interested in our Agile Project Management Course: an Introduction.

Those who are looking for a more intensive overview of project management, you may be interested in our Project Management Course for Non-Project Managers or Project Management Course: The Master Guide.

Delivery Style

This project management course will be delivered as an interactive workshop consisting of an instructor-led lecture, group and individual activities. This training approach allows participants to work through concepts introduced by the trainer in an application-focused teaching environment. Participants will challenge their understanding of the concepts and consider their application once back in their individual workplace.

Course Prerequisites

This project management course has no prerequisites and is open to all members of the public.

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