Advanced Topics in Project Management

Advanced Topics in Project Management

Project Management world-class focusing on the human factor: knowledge and experience indispensable to project management professionals.

Target: Professionals with solid academic background and experience in projects

Enrollment Period: Request more information

Objectives

To discuss advanced topics concerning Project Management.

Certification

Certificate in Executive Management (ULV) and Business English (ELS)

Classes

Workload:

Full day classes and activities for 3 or 2 weeks (depending the month) - 75h in classroom and 5 hours of extra activities

Additional Activity:

Business English module included in the program with 27 hours of classes

Classroom Dynamics:

Theoretical classes, cases discussions and practical activities

Faculty:

PhD professors from the university, with great academic and professional experience

Language:

English

Datas:

January, July or September

Number of Students in Classroom:

15 - 30

Investment

U$ 6.860 + U$ 90 - Check opportunities for partial scholarships
Up to 16 installments

Content

1st week: Strategy & Management for Project Based Organizations

Project Management, Strategy, and Strategic Thinking; Completion of Strategy, and Project-based Organizational Structures; Management for Project-Based Companies. Company visits and Business Cases.

2nd week: The Human Side of Project Management

The Challenges of Conducting People on Projects: Individual Differences (Personality, Skills, and Abilities); Leadership in Projects and Organizations; Building Cohesiveness Across Teams; Challenges of conducting multicultural teams. Company visits and Business Cases.

3rd week: Managing Megaprojects

Virtual Teams; Introduction to Mega Projects; Risk Management: Proactive Risk Management and Contingency Planning; Outsourced Projects. Business Cases and Graduation Ceremony.

Testimonials

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Advanced Topics in Project Management
Mariana Chaves
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Andres Guevara
Advanced Topics in Project Management
Andres Guevara
Advanced Topics in Project Management
Sayuri Matsumura
Advanced Topics in Project Management
Sayuri Matsumura
Advanced Topics in Project Management
Rafael Alicrim
Advanced Topics in Project Management
Rafael Alicrim
Advanced Topics in Project Management
Daniel Dovidauskis
Advanced Topics in Project Management
Daniel Dovidauskis
Advanced Topics in Project Management

Program information

  • 80h classroom/activities/ company visits
  • January, July or September
  • English
  • U$ 6.860 + Enrollment Fee: U$ 90
  • Up to 16 installments
  • 15 - 30
  • Certificate in Executive Management (ULV) and Business English (ELS)

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University of La Verne

University of La Verne

ULV

University of La Verne – ULV is one of the most traditional and respected American universities. Founded in 1891, it is a non-profit private institution associated with a foundation that supports students from all over the world. Located in California, 50 minutes from Los Angeles, it is in the center of the richest American state, in the city of La Verne.

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