Competitive Project Management

Location
State University of New York
New Paltz/Albany - United States

Dates
3 weeks
January or July

Language
English


Program Theme

Presenting Project Management new tools and methods to give a competitive edge for project-based companies.

Target

Undergraduate students and young professionals from different backgrounds interested in Project Management.

Objectives

To enable participants to cope with the challenges of Project Management under an international perspective. To discuss contemporary topics of Project Management in a Global, Digital world.

Benefits for scholarship holders participating in this program:

- Free Business English module
- Assistance and documents to obtain the American Visa
- Full support for academic and logistic preparation for the program

Why should I attend this course?

  • Lectures given by university PhDs or specialists with vast executive experience;
  • Meetings with local executives included in the activity grid;
  • Technical visit to the United Nations headquarters in New York;
  • Opportunity for international networking with project management professionals.

Testimonials

Competitive Project Management

Program Profile
Classes and company visits in a full-time basis
Workload
80h classroom/activities/company visits
Additional Activity
Business English module included in the program with 27 hours of classes
Students per Classroom
From 15 to 30
students
Certification
Certificate in Executive Management and Business English
Investment
U$ 8,079 + Enrollment: U$ 90
Up to 16 installments

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Content

Module 1


1st week: Foundations of Project Management

Project examples; Needs identification, Project Selection, RFP models; A&D High Tech Case; Introduction to SharePlan Central (in lab); Proposed solutions, The project, Planning the project; Proposal example, Scheduling, SharePlan scheduling in lab. Company visits and Business Cases.

Module 2


2nd week: Special topics in Project Management

Resources, cost planning & performance; SharePlan costs in lab; Managing project risks; PERT; SharePlan Scheduling and Resources (in lab); SharePlan cost & control (in lab); The project manager and the project team.

Module 3


3rd week: New frontiers in Project Management

Reducing Project Duration; SharePlan time changing in lab; International Projects; Outsourcing; Project presentations.

The State University of New York is one of the most respected education systems in the United States. Founded in 1828, with 64 campuses across New York greets a passionate community of professors, researchers, and students from all over the world. The 3-week intensive business programs, offered in the campus of New Paltz and Albany, welcome you for an amazing intercultural experience every January and July. Classes with experienced faculty members will give you new perspectives of the business world, new tools and skills to develop your career. Guided tours to local companies are the perfect opportunity to learn more about the American corporate world and expand your professional network with local managers. Technical tour to the UN headquarters in Manhattan gives you an in-depth perspective of international relations. All of it, and a valuable development of business English communication skills, are offered to students and young professionals from different countries and cultures.

Competitive Project Management

Profile of students who have attended this course

  • Ab InBev
  • Absa Bank
  • AES Gener
  • Ágora CTVM
  • Ambev
  • Apex America
  • AT&T GNS
  • Atlas Schindler
  • Banco do Brasil
  • Banco Macro
  • Basf
  • BBVA Continental
  • Bradesco
  • Citibank
  • Embraer
  • National Aviation Agency Brazil
  • Itaú Unibanco
  • TIVIT
  • Wells Fargo

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