Project Leadership and Communication

This course is designed to equip students with the "soft skills" needed for managing projects, including leadership, communications, team organization and development, conflict management, quality management, and negotiating. Using case studies and exercises, students explore vital aspects of project leadership such as the use of participative management to build commitment, leadership styles, organizational cultures and configurations, interpersonal skill development, project staffing, and working with distance-separated teams. Students also learn to establish clear project goals, overcome communication problems, write performance reports, and manage agreement.

Topics Include:

  • Project leadership versus project management
  • Improving project communications
  • Building commitment to the project
  • Successfully managing conflict
  • Using the Johari Window to assess your interpersonal skills

Note(s): Project Management Institute--PMP 30 Professional Development Units; HRCI--PHR, SPHR and GPHR general recertification credit, 27.5 hours.

Prerequisites :

Offering code Offering title
PPMT.X400 Role of the Project Manager

Sections :

Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
PPMT.X415.(811) 4/10/2019 12:00 AM ONLINE $900 Sanjay Bhatia Enroll
PPMT.X415.(12) 6/17/2019 06:30 PM SANTA CLARA $900 Alan Tsuda Enroll