The Course CP105 Project Management (CAPM I) is the first course in a series of 4 during which you will be
introduced into the “Art of Project Management”.
During this course module, you will learn about projects and project management, and focus on the origin
and selecting projects definition of a project and creating the project plan.
This will include the origin of projects, how to select between projects using decision-making methods and
financial parameters, introducing important definitions and terminology that all project managers use, providing
an easy-to-use ten-step approach to project management to help you manage projects from definition to
closing, application of different techniques.
The techniques that will be described in this section relate to the creation of the charter, developing the work
breakdown structure, defining the work packages and activities, precedence diagramming methods including
the critical path method, creating the project schedule or Gantt, resource allocation, project budget and
S-curve and finally the principles of risk management. A free software ProjectLibre will also be introduced that
will give you the possibility to get valuable experience on how to work with a typical project management