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Description

Official Description

4.0 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

By using a practical real-life case study approach, this course addresses the key leadership challenges facing those responsible for delivering projects. How to go beyond traditional methods in project management by employing an adaptive and strategic approach that focuses on achieving business results. Emphasis on what it takes for an organization to deliver successful projects and programs. Synthesis of the project management knowledge and skills acquired throughout the courses of the Professional Development Certificate in Project Management.

Topics Covered

As a firm’s projects become increasingly complex, factors such as governance, organizational issues, and human behavior have a direct impact on their outcomes. Learn how choices and priorities can be managed in order to influence successful project delivery.

With support from accomplished professionals and executives, participants learn practical tools and techniques for addressing the leadership and strategic issues.

Featured topics include:

  • Enabling strategy through projects and PMOs
  • Integrating change management and project management
  • Stakeholder management
  • Thriving and delivering within a complex project organization
  • Communicating with upper management
  • Project rescue - recovering troubled projects
  • Dealing with organizational politics
  • Project branding
  • Leadership in project management

Learning Outcomes

The course is designed to enable you to:

  • Demonstrate how projects facilitate strategy implementation
  • Manage diverse expectations and stakeholder relationships
  • Apply change management best practices
  • Acquire the leadership skills necessary to develop and lead effective project teams
  • Increase your influence with and without formal authority
  • Determine the symptoms of a challenged project, and develop strategies and recovery plans to get the project back on track
  • Apply processes and approaches that represent field-proven best practices that support and foster project success
  • Acquire practical tools and techniques to deal with typical real life issues and situations that project managers encounter

Notes

PMI® Professional Development Units (PDUs): 

  • 39.00 (2.00 Technical, 22.50 Leadership, 14.50 Strategic)

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Applies Towards the Following Programs

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Section(s) offered

Section Title
Strategic Project Leadership
Language of Delivery
English
Type
In-class Lecture
Days
W
Time
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Dates
Sep 11, 2019 to Nov 20, 2019
Type
In-class Lecture
Days
Sa
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Nov 30, 2019
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
39.0
Location
  • Downtown, Montreal
Delivery Formats
Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $1,314.80 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
May 30, 2019 to Sep 18, 2019
Transfer Request Deadline
May 30, 2019 to Sep 18, 2019
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Sep 18, 2019 to Sep 25, 2019
Section Notes

Course Fee Description

  • Tuition Fee: $1295
  • Career and Transition Services (CATS) Fee: $16.83
  • McGill Writing Centre (MWC) Fee: $2.97

Course Drop/Withdrawal Policy

  • Any time prior to the 1st class: Course Drop Period with Full Refund.
  • After the 1st and before the 2nd class: Course Withdrawal Period with Full Refund.
  • After the 2nd class before the 3rd class: Course Withdrawal with No Refund.

 

Section Title
Strategic Project Leadership
Language of Delivery
English
Type
In-class Lecture
Days
T
Time
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Dates
Mar 24, 2020 to Jun 02, 2020
Type
In-class Lecture
Days
Sa
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Jun 06, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
39.0
Location
  • Downtown, Montreal
Delivery Formats
Course Fee(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Sep 30, 2019 to Mar 31, 2020
Transfer Request Deadline
Sep 30, 2019 to Mar 31, 2020
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Mar 31, 2020 to Apr 07, 2020
Section Notes

Course Drop/Withdrawal Policy

  • Any time prior to the 1st class: Course Drop Period with Full Refund.
  • After the 1st and before the 2nd class: Course Withdrawal Period with Full Refund.
  • After the 2nd class before the 3rd class: Course Withdrawal with No Refund.

 

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