American Heritage University of Southern California

MB-505 Project Management

This course develops a foundation of concepts and solutions that supports the planning, scheduling, controlling, resource allocation, and performance measurement activities required for successful completion of a project.

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  • Course ID: MB 505
  • Start Date: 09/11/2022
  • Duration: 8 weeks
  • Method of Instruction: Online

Units: 3

Elective  Course

This course develops a foundation of concepts and solutions that supports the planning, scheduling, controlling, resource allocation, and performance measurement activities required for successful completion of a project.

Mr Farooq Khan Adjunct Faculty

M.B.A., Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Middle Eastern Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering and B.Sc. Physics, Middle Easte

At the completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  1. Understand the importance of PM in most industries and businesses and to apply specific tools, models and processes.
  2. Understand the Importance of applying these methodologies and tools at the four distinct stages in the Project’s life cycle; The Definition, Planning, Execution and Closing Phase.
  3. Understand key levers for measurement and follow up, Management Dashboard and Key Performance Indicators.
  4. Identify and Analyze factors for successful Projects, as well as reasons for failure based on specific case studies in the context of effective Risk Management.
  5. Understand the structure of financial statements relating to Profit and Loss statement, Cash Flow Statement and Balance Sheet and identify positive as well as warning signs within financial statements as indicators of issues for management to address.
  6. Identify and Assess technologies used to facilitate project completions.

The Big Picture

How this course ties into your program outcomes:

Business Knowledge Critical Thinking Communication Technology Ethics
 
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Legend:
I = Introduced
D = Developed
M = Demonstrated at the Mastery level suitable for graduation