Course Description

Project Managers (PM) rely on applying specific methods, models, and artifacts that are essential for effective delivery and management. PM's determine how to tailor the process and apply which methods, models, or artifacts are required based on the scope and needs of the project.

Learn commonly used models, methods, and artifacts that support project management. Apply commonly used approaches across the performance domains and illuminate the range of options project teams can utilize to produce deliverables, organize work, and facilitate communication and collaboration.

Course Details

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

  • Recognize commonly used models, methods, models, and artifacts that support project management and delivery
  • Employ commonly used methods, models, artifacts, and techniques to generate project outputs for projects
  • Apply commonly used project management artifacts, templates, and tools, required for successful project implementation
  • Apply a real-life project management artifact from scratch leveraging  specific project methods, models, and commonly used artifacts, templates, tools, and practices covered in courses within the program (e.g. project plan, project charter, stakeholder engagement plan, etc)

Topics of Instruction

  • Models that support project management and delivery
  • Tools, templates, and techniques used in project management
  • Data gathering and analysis methods


We strongly recommend students complete the 100-level PMF courses first.

Applies Towards the Following Program(s)

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Online Synchronous
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5:30PM to 9:00PM
Nov 28, 2023 to Dec 12, 2023
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Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $599.00
Reading List / Textbook

Title: A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge and the Standard for Project Management
Edition: 7 (August 2021)
Publisher: Project Management Institute
ISBN-10: 1628256648
ISBN-13: 978-1628256642

Visit the UCalgary Bookstore at www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes

Classes are held online in real time (Mountain Time) at the specified time and dates.

Students will require access to a computer with the required software, Internet connection, a headset with speakers and microphone, webcam, and a monitor large enough to display multiple applications (or the use of two monitors).

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system, and Zoom web conferencing software. The instructor will post the course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students registered on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Students unfamiliar with online learning are encouraged to take our free Digital Skills for Learning Online course.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

No Classes: September 30, 2023 and October 6, 2023.

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