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COMP 1288 - IT Project Management

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

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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

$353.65 - $363.65 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 34593

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Oct 26 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Oct 26 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Andre Coetzee

Course Outline

Cost

$363.65

Notes

  1. Late registration is not permitted. No class on October 12 (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 35595

Mon Nov 02 - Mon Dec 07 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 02 - Dec 07 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

Andre Coetzee

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$353.65

Notes

  1. Late registration is not permitted.

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

Winter 2021

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 76382

Mon Jan 11 - Mon Feb 22 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Feb 22 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Andre Coetzee

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$363.65

Notes

  1. Late registration is not permitted. Please sign in to the Learning Hub on the course start date for details on how the course will be delivered online. No class on February 15 (Family Day).

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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CRN 72996

Mon Mar 01 - Mon Apr 05 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 01 - Apr 05 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Andre Coetzee

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$353.65

Notes

  1. Late registration is not permitted. Please sign in to the Learning Hub on the course start date for details on how the course will be delivered online. Class is in session on April 5 (Easter).

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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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. Agile Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  4. Applied Computer Applications (ACA)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  5. Applied Computer Information Systems (ACIS)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  6. Applied Data Analytics
    Part-time   Certificate
  7. Applied Database Administration and Design
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  8. Applied Network Administration and Design
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  9. Applied Web Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  10. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Diploma

Books & Supplies

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Fall 2020

Books for Fall 2020 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.

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

Winter 2021

No information on books is currently available for Winter 2021 offerings of this course.

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