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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students
During this 1-day course, participants will:
• Learn about planning effective communication in a complex and collaborative environment
• Understand running projects within different organisational structures, particularly within common matrix structures
• Be aware of project quality and avoiding "gold plating"
• Explore how to successfully manage change in a project environment including prioritising multiple projects and establishing the project slate
• Be introduced to Agile project management methodologies
• Learn to employ Earned Value Analysis (EVA) to track and forecast project progress
• Appreciate ethics and professionalism in projects and the need to comply with rigorous standards of behaviour
Prerequisites: Project Management in the Real World (2 days) or Introduction to Project Planning (1 day) AND Risk Management in the Real World (1 day) recommended
Delivered By: Fistral Training and Consultancy Ltd
Prerequisites"Must have attended an Intro-level PM course + Risk as follows to attend: Onsite courses - Project Management in the Real World + Risk Management in the Real World OR Online courses - Introduction to Project Planning (1-day or Parts 1,2 and 3) + Risk Management (1-day or Parts 1 and 2)"
PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development
All postgraduate research students are eligible to access the Researcher Development Programme workshops. This workshop can contribute towards the PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD).
You can find credit and class information in the Researcher Development Programme Handbook and in NEPTUNE (Engineering, HaSS) or SPIDER (Science).
Please check with your department or Supervisor to confirm if you are enrolled on the PG Cert RPD and how many credits you are expected to achieve if you are unsure.