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COMP 1288 - IT Project Management

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This hands-on course is aimed at BCIT Computing students who want to learn how to develop and implement an IT project plan. Project Management best practices and decisions apply across various IT sectors including: Web and Software Development, Databases and Networking. Topics include: identifying project stakeholders and defining roles and responsibilities of the team, defining scope, devising risks and quality plans, mapping-out a schedule, determining a budget and defining a communication strategy. Participants are introduced to the Microsoft Project software application. Students receive an overview of common project management concepts which they can apply to real world IT projects on time and on budget.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1002 or equivalent knowledge of a Windows PC, and file management.

Credits

1.5

Cost

$347.00

Fall 2018

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 35595

Mon Nov 05 - Mon Dec 10 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 05 - Dec 10 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 370

Instructor

Andre Coetzee

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$347.00

Notes

  1. Class will be in session November 12 (Remembrance Day).

One seat remaining as of Oct 17, 2018 3:20 am PDT. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.

CRN 34593

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Oct 22 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Oct 22 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 301

Instructor

Andre Coetzee

Course Outline

Cost

$347.00

Notes

  1. No class October 8 (Thanksgiving).

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 42460

Wed Oct 24 - Wed Nov 28 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 24 - Nov 28 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 318

Instructor

Fariba Pacheleh

Course Outline

Cost

$347.00

Notes

  1. This crn has been changed from Tuesday, October 23 – November 27 to Wednesday, Oct 24 – November 28.

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Define project management.
  • Define fundamental project management terminology.
  • Determine stakeholders.
  • Define the scope.
  • Identify the deliverables.
  • Plan phases and milestones.
  • Perform scheduling of tasks and resources.
  • Devise estimates and a budget.
  • Perform a post project evaluation.

Effective as of Fall 2006

Related Programs

COMP 1288 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Advanced .NET Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Advanced Java Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Applied Computer Applications (ACA)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  4. Applied Computer Information Systems (ACIS)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  5. Applied Data Analytics
    Part-time   Certificate
  6. Applied Database Administration and Design
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  7. Applied Network Administration and Design
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  8. Applied Web Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  9. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Diploma

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Fall 2018

Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

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Microsoft Project 2016 Step By Step
Author Chatfield
Publisher Ms Press
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-73569-874-1
Price $37.95
Optional

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Image not available
Microsoft Project 2016 Step By Step
Author Chatfield
Publisher Ms Press
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-73569-874-1
Price $37.95
Optional

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