This class covers the practice of project management, specific to underwater marine environment (ROV/AUV/Sonar Technologies). The course will emphasize the core principles of project management, including scope development, schedules, resource planning, budgets, risk management strategies and communication methods. The curriculum aligns with the Project Management Institute “Body of Knowledge” and meets the instructional criteria required to become a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM). Group 2 course.
Required Prerequisites WSI 300
, WSI 310
, WSI 440
Recommended Prerequisites or Skills Competencies WSI 315
, WSI 440
General Education Outcomes supported by this course
Communications - Direct, Critical Thinking - Direct
Course Learning Outcomes Knowledge:
- Demonstrate the fundamental concepts of project management as defined by the Project Management Institute's (PMI) criteria for a (CAPM) Certified Associate in Project Management.
- Identify the key elements defining a project.
- Demonstrate the relationship between project scope, budget and schedule.
Caring - Civic Learning:
- Demonstrate the ability to collaborate as an effective team member.
Learning How to Learn:
- Identify the risks associated with a project.
- Apply project management skills in a real-world situation.