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Managing IT Projects

Attendees: Project Team Leaders, Project Team members

Duration:  3 days (18 PDU points)

THE COURSE SUMMARY:

1. ABOUT IT PROJECTS

  • What is a project?
  • What is the difference between IT projects and other projects?
  • Characteristics of IT projects
  • What is project management?

2. INITIATION OF IT PROJECTS

  • Project Charter
  • Stakeholder Analysis
  • Stakeholder communication
  • Organization and responsibilities
  • Development of IT project team

3. REQUIREMENTS

  • Finding requirements
  • Requirement analysis
  • Requirement documentation
  • Requirement validation and verification
  • Managing requirements

4. METHODOLOGIES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF IT PROJECTS

  • How methodology influences project
  • Methodology selection

5. PROJECT LIFECYCLE AND SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT LIFECYCLE

  • Lifecycle activities in the process of Initiation of IT Project
  • Lifecycle activities in the conceptual phase of IT project development
  • Lifecycle activities in the process of IT project planning
  • Lifecycle activities in the process of IT project closing
  • Extreme programming

6. MANAGING RISK IN IT PROJECTS

  • Risk identification
  • Risk analysis
  • Risk planning and risk control

7. SUCCESSFUL PROJECT MANAGER

  • Leadership
  • Communication skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Problem solving skills