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RPJM 290

Special Topics in Project and Program Management

The field of project and program management continually evolves. Project management professional groups such as the Project Management Institute (PMI) introduce new and revised standards each year; organizations adopt novel approaches and refine existing methodologies; updated industry data and case studies on the effectiveness of project management practices become available.
This Project Management Special Topics course facilitates the introduction of cutting-edge project management practices as they are introduced in the industry.

Outcomes will vary by course, but in general, students will be able to:
Apply emerging project and program practices specific to the course.
Place concepts introduced in the course into the context of one’s organization and the existing suite of standards and practices employed.

Special Topics Course Offerings include but are not limited to:
Project Management in Biotech and Life Sciences (Note that this course may serve as an elective in both Project and Program Management and Health and Medical Informatics)
Project Management in the Public Sector
Business and Requirements Analysis
Event Management
Construction Project Management

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