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OPMT 2515 - Project Communication and Team Management

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Effective management of information and human resources are essential to project success. Project managers spend much of their time communicating with project stakeholders, both internal and external and at all levels of an organization. Effective project communication relies on clearly understanding and responding to project stakeholders’ communication needs. Project team members have varied skill sets, assignments, and time horizons; they also have different needs, perspectives and influences. Building and managing an effective and efficient project team requires careful planning to ensure the right people, with the right skills, are in place at the right time, and that those people are managed effectively throughout their involvement in the project. This course will provide you with the foundational skills to effectively manage project communications and project teams throughout the project lifecycle.

Prerequisite(s)

OPMT 1187

Credits

3.0

Cost

$756.32 - $777.93 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2018

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

CRN 43412

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Online

Instructor

Mehran Jamshidi

Course Outline

Cost

$763.46

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 44887

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Dec 10 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 10 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 689

Instructor

Mehran Jamshidi

Course Outline

Cost

$756.32

Notes

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

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

In Progress

CRN 41211

Thu Sep 13 - Thu Nov 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 2590

Instructor

Mehran Jamshidi

Course Outline

Cost

$763.46

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

In Progress

Winter 2019

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 84596

Mon Jan 07 - Mon Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 25 Online

Instructor

Mehran Jamshidi

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$770.79

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.

CRN 83192

Thu Jan 10 - Thu Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Mar 28 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 2020

Instructor

Mehran Jamshidi

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$777.93

CRN 85350

Fri Jan 11 - Fri Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 29 Fri 17:30 - 20:30 DTC Rm. 470

Instructor

Mehran Jamshidi

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$770.79

Notes

  1. .

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe the elements of communications management and human resources management and their use in the project context.
  • Select appropriate communications management and human resource management tools and techniques for initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, and controlling a project.
  • Manage project communications and human resources by applying appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Evaluate stakeholder communication needs by applying appropriate methodologies and tools.
  • Describe the dimensions of communication that influence the design of project communications.
  • Develop a project communications management plan to ensure that project communications are effectively planned, structured, monitored, and controlled.
  • Develop a human resources management plan to ensure a project’s human resources are identified, staffed, managed, and released.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

OPMT 2515 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

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 Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

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

Winter 2019

No information on books is currently available for Winter 2019 offerings of this course.

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