Short Learning Programme – Project Management – Advanced

Faculty Of  • SAQA ID No.  • NQF6 • 10 Credits • 

On completion of this programme learners will have an overview of project management concepts, the project life cycle and the steps in the project management process. Learners will understand the responsibilities of the Project Manager, the skills needed to successfully manage projects and how to develop these skills.

Brief description of Content:
• Project Management concepts
• Needs identification
• Proposed solutions
• The project
• The project manager
• The project team
• Types of project organizations
• Project communication and documentation
• Introduction to Software Project Management
• Traditional project management
• Project scope
• Work breakdown structure
• Estimating duration
• Project Network Diagram
• Resource availability
• Joint project planning
• Resource availability
• Critical chain project management
• Project closure

• The minimum entry requirement is the National Senior Certificate that allows admission to a Degree.
• Mature age exemption for learners above the age of 23 years as set out in the Higher Education Regulations.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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