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OPMT 3520 - Project Management Capstone

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

Project managers add value to their organizations and various stakeholder groups through the application of their knowledge, skills, and talents. The Project Management Capstone course is your opportunity to use the knowledge you have acquired thus far, in a realistic setting. You will put to work your understanding of the five process groups and ten knowledge areas to demonstrate your readiness to take up new project challenges and launch a career in the project management profession. The intent is to use the project management body of knowledge in real world applied settings. You will have a broad range of choices in adopting a project for course work purposes. The instructor shall provide alternative assignments if logistical challenges are encountered.

Prerequisite(s)

OPMT 2500 and OPMT 2505 and OPMT 2510 and OPMT 2515

Credits

3.0

Cost

$780.78 - $782.61 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2020

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

CRN 43434

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Nov 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Kristen Spanza

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$782.61

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

In Progress

CRN 44181

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Nov 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 Online Online Delivery

Instructor

Kristen Spanza

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$782.61

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. No class on October 12

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

In Progress

Winter 2021

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

CRN 82193

Mon Jan 04 - Mon Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 29 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Kristen Spanza

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$782.61

Notes

  1. No class on Monday, February 15 This is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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 85351

Mon Jan 04 - Mon Mar 22 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 22 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Kristen Spanza

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$780.78

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note that the lecture component for this course is asynchronous, not requiring you to meet each and every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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 of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Critically analyse strategic goals to propose project ideas.
  • Prioritize project ideas relative to weighted criteria through applying selection models.
  • Craft a scope statement for a project that describes the project boundaries and key deliverables.
  • Create a project charter.
  • Develop a comprehensive project plan.
  • Evaluate the progress of a project, prepare a status report, and propose needed management changes.
  • Prepare a Lesson Learned report and propose improvements to the project management process.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

OPMT 3520 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Project Management
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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