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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

$333.00 - $340.00 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2017

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2017 term.

CRN 56908

Mon May 29 - Mon Jul 10 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 29 - Jul 10 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 310

Instructor

Andre Coetzee

Course Outline

Cost

$333.00

Notes

  1. No class July 3 (Canada Day).

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 63928

Mon Jun 05 - Mon Jul 17 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 05 - Jul 17 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 301

Instructor

Fariba Pacheleh

Course Outline

Cost

$333.00

Notes

  1. No class July 3 (Canada Day).

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

Fall 2017

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2017 term.

CRN 34593

Mon Sep 11 - Mon Oct 23 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Oct 23 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 320

Instructor

Fariba Pacheleh

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$340.00

Notes

  1. No class September 18. Class will be in session October 9 (Thanksgiving).

CRN 35595

Mon Oct 30 - Mon Dec 11 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 30 - Dec 11 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 875

Instructor

Andre Coetzee

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$340.00

Notes

  1. No class November 13 (Remembrance Day).

CRN 42460

Mon Oct 30 - Mon Dec 11 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 30 - Dec 11 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 320

Instructor

Fariba Pacheleh

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$340.00

Notes

  1. No class November 13 (Remembrance Day).

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 Information Systems (ACIS)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  4. Applied Data Analytics
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. Applied Database Administration and Design
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  6. Applied Network Administration and Design
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  7. Applied Web Development
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  8. 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.

Spring/Summer 2017

Books for Spring/Summer 2017 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.

Microsoft Project 2016 Step by Step
Author Carl Chatfield, Timothy Johnson
Publisher Microsoft Press
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-73569-874-1
Price $40.95
Required

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 Carl Chatfield, Timothy Johnson
Publisher Microsoft Press
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-73569-874-1
Price $40.95
Required

Fall 2017

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2017 offerings of this course.

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