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Project Management (B415)

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Decision-making made easy! This tool gives you a breakdown of individual programs offered at George Brown College and how they differ from other programs you’re interested in. Use this tool to select up to 10 programs to compare, helping you make the right choice for the career you want.
Instructions:

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2. Search for one of the programs you’re interested in (either alphabetically, by interest or by job)

3. Click on the title of the program in the menu

4. Click Add to Comparison

5. Continue searching for programs using steps 2-4

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PROGRAM
Project Management
CODE
B415
SCHOOL
School of Management
LOCATION
St. James Campus
DURATION
8 months (2 semesters)
STARTING MONTH
September, January
CERTIFICATION
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
YEAR OF STUDY
2015-2016
METHOD OF STUDY
FT
Graduates of the Project Management program will be prepared to manage project scope and change, provide innovation and goal setting, project control, project staffing, risk management, utilize project management tools and perform other functions in careers that incorporate project management or in stand-alone project manager positions. Graduates will have demonstrated their knowledge, job skills, soft skills and abilities related to business in general and project management in particular.

Full Program Descriptions

Description  

Graduates of the Project Management program will be prepared to manage project scope and change,   provide innovation and goal setting, project control, project staffing, risk management, utilize project management tools and perform other functions in careers that incorporate project management or in stand-alone project manager positions.

Graduates will have demonstrated their knowledge, job skills, soft skills and abilities related to business in general and project management in particular.

B415 - Photo of students



Your Field Study Options 

Students will take a field-based, application-driven course where students participate in the coordination and execution of a real industry project. Leveraging learning from their project management courses, students can expect to gain experience in the following areas:

  • defining requirements
  • creating project plans
  • tracking budgets
  • coordinating meetings
  • monitoring progress
  • assessing risks
  • managing stakeholders
  • implementing management tools
  • preparing reports
  • conducting themselves in a professional manner.


Program Standards and Learning Outcomes  

The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities has established Program Descriptions for college programs of instruction which do not operate under a specific provincial Program Standard. The Program Description typically describes the program purpose (a brief description of the program, potential employment opportunities and general admission requirements) and program goals (similar to program-level learning outcomes, which guide the curriculum).

View Program Descriptions by program.

Source: Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology (CAAT) website



Course Outline

Required Courses 

In order to graduate, you need to complete the following 12 Mandatory courses.

SEMESTER 1

Week 1-7
Code Courses (Mandatory) Pre-requisite
MGMT 4015 Scope Management NONE
MGMT 4019 Risk and Quality Management NONE
MGMT 4017 Organizational Behaviour NONE
Week 8-14
Code Courses (Mandatory) Pre-requisite
MGMT 4018 Time and Cost Management NONE
MGMT 4021 Procurement and Contract Management NONE
MGMT 4016 Human Resources and Communication for Project Managers NONE

SEMESTER 2

Week 1-7
Code Courses (Mandatory) Pre-requisite
MGMT 4035 Real World Project Management Completion of Semester 1
MGMT 4036 Successful Project Manager  MGMT 4018
MGMT 4037 Project Management Case Studies Completion of Semester 1
Week 8-14
Code Courses (Mandatory) Pre-requisite
 MGMT 4035 Real World Project Management Completion of Semester 1
 MGMT 4036 Successful Project Manager  MGMT 4018
BUS 4073 Career Planning  NONE

Detailed Course Outlines



Careers and Post-Graduate Study Opportunities

Your Career 

Graduates will be ready to lead or support various projects. Potential positions may include:

  • project manager
  • team leader
  • project coordinator
  • operations manager
  • process specialist
  • project analyst
  • event organizer/coordinator

There are many pathways into the Project Management Graduate Certificate B415 program including work, college programs and university programs. After graduating from the program, students can begin their career or further their education through professional credentials or designations.



Future Study Options 

N/A

Tuition and Fees

Tuition 

$3,982.00 *

Additional Cost 

* Amounts listed are subject to change for programs starting in fall 2015 and at later dates.

How to Qualify and Apply

Admission Requirements  

  • College Advanced Diploma (3-year) or University Degree or demonstrated experience.

English Proficiency

Applicants with international transcripts where English proficiency results are not supplied must test at the College level in the George Brown College English admissions assessment to be considered.

Please visit www.georgebrown.ca/englishproficiency for more details.

Course Exemptions

Some college and university credits may qualify you for exemptions. Please visit www.georgebrown.ca/transferguide for more information.

International students

Visit the International Admissions page for more information.



Apply To  

Ontario Colleges

Contact Us

Contact Us  

Centre for Business

Phone: 416-415-5000, ext. 2160

Email: business@georgebrown.ca

Our office hours are 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For more information, you may also visit georgebrown.ca/CfB or call the George Brown College Contact Centre at 416-415-2000 (TTY 1-877-515-5559) or long distance 1-800-265-2002.

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