1. Content
    1. Week 1
      1. Introduction to project management
        1. What is a project
        2. What is project management
        3. Project life-cycle
        4. Golden rule of project management
    2. Week 2
      1. Introduction to project planning
        1. Project foundations
        2. Project scope
        3. Scope creep
    3. Week 3
      1. Introduction to PERT diagram
        1. Activity on node
        2. Activity on arc
        3. Project crashing
    4. Week 4
      1. Project Planning
        1. Range of planning beyond techinque
        2. Risk in planning
        3. Quality management in projects
        4. Effort planning
    5. Week 5
      1. Introduction to project monitoring
        1. Why monitoring
        2. Links between monitoring, control & planning
        3. Tools/techniques
          1. Reporting
          2. Highlights
          3. Special interest reports
          4. Exception report
          5. Meetings
          6. Data Collection
          7. EVA charts
    6. Week 6
      1. Introduction to project control
        1. Types of control
          1. go/no go
          2. Cybernetic
          3. post
        2. Stewardship of resources
        3. Experience based PM
          1. Lesson learnt logs/reports
    7. Week 7
      1. Introduction to project risk
        1. Risks in project management
        2. Risk management in project management
    8. Week 8
      1. Strategic project management
        1. The link between strategy & Projects/programmes
        2. Project implementation
        3. Project selection models & project alignment
    9. Week 9
      1. Strategic Project Management II
        1. How strategies are developed
        2. Strategic tools
        3. Project & programme alignment
    10. Week 10
      1. Introduction to programme management
        1. What is programme management?
        2. Features of programmes
        3. Relationships Between projects, programmes & portfolios
        4. Benefits
    11. Week 11
      1. Programme management in context
    12. Week 12
      1. Achieving successful project & programmes
    13. Project foundations & golden rule of PM
    14. Strategic Project Management
    15. Programme Management
    16. Project Risk Management
  2. Concepts
    1. Definitions within project management
    2. Definitions within programme/portfolio management
    3. Strategic PM
    4. Change management
    5. Project monitoring
    6. Project Planning
    7. Project control
    8. Project foundations
    9. Risk Management
    10. Programme management - benefits
    11. Benefits management