General Project Management Topics for Leaders
Issued by Clarkson University
This micro-credential focuses on three important leadership topics. First is Maintaining a Balanced Plan, one of the most potentially frustrating activities in project, program, portfolio, and functional management. Second is the different Product Development Processes used to execute the project plan (i.e., Predictive/Waterfall, Iterative/Incremental, Agile/Adaptive, and Hybrid [a combo]). The third is on project management leadership (responsibilities, competencies, and selection).
- Agile Product Development
- Change Management
- Hybrid Product Development
- Incremental Product Development
- Managing Expectations
- Monitoring and Controlling
- Organizational Governance
- Portfolio Management
- Predictive Product Development
- Product Development Process
- Program Management
- Project Leadership
- Project Management
- Project Planning
- Requirements Management
Work through the following three asynchronous lessons: Maintaining a Balanced Plan, The PDP (Product Development Process), and Project Team Leadership.
Pass multiple, short "knowledge check" quizzes (multiple retries are allowed).
Pass a final exam, which is largely a compilation of 26 quiz questions taken from the four lessons, with a score of 80% or higher.
This micro-credential will be available beginning June 1, 2022.