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OPMT 2500 - Project Scope and Schedule Management

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

For any project to be successful, it is essential to define the project scope and effectively manage it throughout the project. With proper scope definition, project activities can be defined and scheduled. The scheduling process involves assigning duration and resources to each activity and requires a plan to control them during the life cycle of the project. This course will provide the tools and techniques to create and manage the scope of the project and schedule project activities.

Prerequisite(s)

OPMT 1187

Credits

3.0

Cost

$755.77 - $763.46 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are three offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 64753

Mon Apr 09 - Mon Jun 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 25 Online

Instructor

Tracey Demirbas

Course Outline

Cost

$761.48

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 65269

Tue Apr 10 - Tue Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - May 08 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 462
May 15 - Jun 26 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 372

Instructor

Hamid Mahmoudi

Course Outline

Cost

$755.77

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 62479

Wed Apr 11 - Wed Jun 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - May 16 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 309
May 23 - Jun 27 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 310

Instructor

Hamid Mahmoudi

Course Outline

Cost

$761.48

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Fall 2018

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

CRN 43413

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Online

Instructor

Tracey Demirbas

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$763.46

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 44884

Tue Sep 11 - Tue Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Tue 17:30 - 20:30 DTC Rm. 875

Instructor

Hamid Mahmoudi

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$756.32

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 42214

Wed Sep 12 - Wed Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Wed 17:00 - 20:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 301

Instructor

Hamid Mahmoudi

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$763.46

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Explain why scope definition and project management are important.
  • Evaluate stakeholder needs through applying methodologies and tools.
  • Define and document a project’s scope based on stakeholders’ needs.
  • Develop the elements of a project scope statement.
  • Develop a plan to receive the information needed to evaluate and implement possible changes to the project scope.
  • Create a project work breakdown structure.
  • Sequence activities based on estimates of the resources needed for each activity and their duration.
  • Construct a project schedule using computer software.
  • Create a plan to manage a project schedule.
  • Apply appropriate tools and techniques to manage a project schedule.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

OPMT 2500 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Project Management
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

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

Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 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.

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)–Sixth Edition
Author Project Management Institute
Publisher Project Management Institute
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-62825-184-5
Price $109.95
Required

An Introduction to Project Management, Sixth Edition
Author Kathy Schwalbe
Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-54470-189-9
Price $117.95
Required

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)–Sixth Edition
Author Project Management Institute
Publisher Project Management Institute
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-62825-184-5
Price $109.95
Required

An Introduction to Project Management, Sixth Edition
Author Kathy Schwalbe
Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-54470-189-9
Price $117.95
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.

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)–Sixth Edition
Author Project Management Institute
Publisher Project Management Institute
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-62825-184-5
Price $109.95
Required

An Introduction to Project Management, Sixth Edition
Author Kathy Schwalbe
Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-54470-189-9
Price $117.95
Required

Fall 2018

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2018 offerings of this course.

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