A growing number of businesses are realizing that their ability to successfully execute projects is closely tied to revenue growth and profitability. Business leaders are entrusted to manage the resources and assets of the firm, and their understanding of project management principles helps them ensure that they apply those resources in a way that maximizes shareholder value. This course helps the participant understand the basic skills associated with traditional and agile forms of project management. The skills include making tradeoffs between schedule, cost, performance, risk management, stakeholder management, project monitoring, release planning and iteration management.
Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.
Student will write a problem statement indicating a business problem they are hoping to solve by taking this class and submit it by email. If they do not have a specific problem statement, this is not required.