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BMC 308 Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Preparation

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Course Description

This course is specifically designed to give eligible Project Management Professional (PMP)® candidates the knowledge and skills required to complete the (PMP)® certification exam successfully. This highly interactive course uses different activities to practice test questions thus providing opportunities to apply project management concepts, terms, methods and best practices building the confidence needed to satisfy the exam requirements.

Course Details

Course Learning Outcomes

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

1. Identify specific content of the PMBOK Guide that is most likely to appear on the PMP exam.

2. Identify what process and knowledge areas students will still need to work on, review and re-study to achieve a passing grade in the (PMP)® exam or or the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®.

3. Implement PMP exam question approach strategies.

4. Recognize the ‘larger scale project’ and predominately US cultural bias of the A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Fifth Edition and (PMP)® exam questions.

Prerequisites

This course does not have prerequisites, students must however have previous knowledge of the PMI methodology as outlined in A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Fifth Edition.

If you are not familiar with this methodology, we strongly recommend to take the following courses prior to take the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Preparation course:

BMC 299 Project Management: Level I

BMC 266 Project Management: Level II


Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)




Sections

  BMC 308 - 018 Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Preparation  
  Fall 2016   Status:  Enrolment Closed
 
Class:   Mon, Tue, Wed 8:30AM - 5:00PM
21 Nov 2016 to 23 Nov 2016
Class:   Mon, Tue 8:30AM - 5:00PM
28 Nov 2016 to 29 Nov 2016
Number of Sessions: 5 Sessions
Hours: 40.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    745.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Fabian Asin
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: PMP Exam Prep

Edition: 8

Authors: Rita Mulcahy

Publisher: RMC Publications

 

Required Textbook

Title: PMBOK

Edition: 5

Authors: PMI

Publisher: PMI


For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you pre-read or familiarize yourself with course materials prior to the course.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Students will be required to complete assignments during the week and may be asked to prepare a final assignment after the course has ended.

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 308 - 020 Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Preparation  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Sat 8:30AM - 5:00PM
14 Jan 2017 to 11 Feb 2017
Number of Sessions: 5 Sessions
Hours: 40.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    745.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Fabian Asin
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: PMP Exam Prep

Edition: 8

Authors: Rita Mulcahy

Publisher: RMC Publications

 

Required Textbook

Title: PMBOK

Edition: 5

Authors: PMI

Publisher: PMI


For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you pre-read or familiarize yourself with course materials prior to the course.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Students will be required to complete assignments during the week and may be asked to prepare a final assignment after the course has ended.

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 308 - 021 Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Preparation  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Mon, Tue, Wed 8:30AM - 5:00PM
27 Feb 2017 to 01 Mar 2017
Class:   Mon, Tue 8:30AM - 5:00PM
06 Mar 2017 to 07 Mar 2017
Number of Sessions: 5 Sessions
Hours: 40.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    745.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Fabian Asin
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: PMP Exam Prep

Edition: 8

Authors: Rita Mulcahy

Publisher: RMC Publications

 

Required Textbook

Title: PMBOK

Edition: 5

Authors: PMI

Publisher: PMI


For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you pre-read or familiarize yourself with course materials prior to the course.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Students will be required to complete assignments during the week and may be asked to prepare a final assignment after the course has ended.

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 308 - 019 Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Preparation  
  Spring 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Sat 8:30AM - 5:00PM
01 Apr 2017 to 06 May 2017
Number of Sessions: 5 Sessions
Hours: 40.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    745.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Kevin T. O'Brien
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: PMP Exam Prep

Edition: 8

Authors: Rita Mulcahy

Publisher: RMC Publications

 

Required Textbook

Title: PMBOK

Edition: 5

Authors: PMI

Publisher: PMI


For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you pre-read or familiarize yourself with course materials prior to the course.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Students will be required to complete assignments during the week and may be asked to prepare a final assignment after the course has ended.

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 


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