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OPMT 2510 - Project Quality and Risk Management

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Understanding and delivering on stakeholder needs is the ultimate objective of all projects. Measuring performance and completeness of deliverables is at the core of project quality management. This must happen in the context of an uncertain environment. The ability to identify and manage this uncertainty is critical to success. This course will examine the methodologies and tools used to manage project quality and risk.


OPMT 1187




$756.32 - $763.46 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2018

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

CRN 41212

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Dec 10 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 10 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 309


Richard Vurdela

Course Outline




  1. No class on October 8th and November 12th

CRN 43414

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Online


Jason Young

Course Outline




  1. Internet delivery format.

CRN 44886

Wed Sep 12 - Wed Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 689


Jason Young

Course Outline



Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe the elements of modern quality management and their use in the project context.
  • Differentiate between the use of various quality tools in planning, assuring, and controlling of project quality.
  • Identify and evaluate stakeholder needs by applying quality methodologies and tools.
  • Describe the elements of a project quality metric system and the use of Cost of Quality.
  • Develop a project quality plan to ensure project performance is measured and client needs are met.
  • Describe the elements of risk management and their use in the project context.
  • Identify and evaluate project risk by applying risk methodologies and tools.
  • Develop a risk management plan to identify, assess, and control project risk.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

OPMT 2510 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Project Management
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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Fall 2018

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Guide To Pmbok (6Th Edition)
Author Pmi
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-62825-184-5
Price $109.95


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