BUS 221 Project Management

Job boards are full of entry-level project manager positions because organizations need help in moving key projects forward. Having the skill to manage projects successfully is a critical skill in business, education, health care, government, or any other sector. A project is a unique set of activities that uses a specific allocation of resources to produce a defined outcome within an established period. This course uses a multidisciplinary approach. It provides an overview of concepts, tools, and techniques for planning, directing and controlling projects and emphasizes the behavioral and organizational factors critical to successful project completion. Students use case analysis and experiential exercises to supplement the coursework.