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Project Management Capstone OPMT 3520

Operations Management Course

Course details

Project managers add value to their organizations and various stakeholder groups through the application of their knowledge, skills, and talents. The Project Management Capstone course is your opportunity to use the knowledge you have acquired thus far, in a realistic setting. You will put to work your understanding of the five process groups and ten knowledge areas to demonstrate your readiness to take up new project challenges and launch a career in the project management profession. The intent is to use the project management body of knowledge in real world applied settings. You will have a broad range of choices in adopting a project for course work purposes. The instructor shall provide alternative assignments if logistical challenges are encountered.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$777.64 - $816.39 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of OPMT 3520 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 85351

Duration

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Mar 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 85351
  • $777.64
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 27 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Kristen Spanza

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$777.64

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note that the lecture component for this course is asynchronous, not requiring you to meet each and every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 82193

Duration

Tue Jan 10 - Tue Mar 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 82193
  • $816.39
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Mar 28 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 103
Instructor

Kristen Spanza

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$816.39

Important information
  1. No class on February 20
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Critically analyse strategic goals to propose project ideas.
  • Prioritize project ideas relative to weighted criteria through applying selection models.
  • Craft a scope statement for a project that describes the project boundaries and key deliverables.
  • Create a project charter.
  • Develop a comprehensive project plan.
  • Evaluate the progress of a project, prepare a status report, and propose needed management changes.
  • Prepare a Lesson Learned report and propose improvements to the project management process.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

Project Management Capstone (OPMT 3520) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Project Management
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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