BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

ACED-180 - Project Management - 3.00 Credits

ACED-180 - Project Management - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
Examines project management from a First Nations perspective, using models based on First Nations community projects. Experiential processes supplement theories for an introductory approach to managing projects, including finances, planning, scheduling and problem-solving. This course is targeted for those who are employed and/or have administrative experience.
Part of the:
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Chemical Addiction Worker Advanced Diploma - Advanced Diploma Completion Plan
  • Aboriginal Community Economic Development Diploma - Diploma Completion Plan
  • Aboriginal Governance & Leadership Certificate - Certificate Term 2
  • First Nations Public Administration Certificate - FNPA Diploma (2Year) Completion Plan
  • Course offered:
  • Spring 2020 (January - April)
  • Summer 2020 (May - August)
  • Prerequisites : English 11, Foundations of Math 11, or equivalent assessments, or permission of instructor.
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Master's Degree.
    Office Hours: 1.5 Per Week
    Contact Hours: 45
    Student Evaluation
    Assignments 50 - 70%, Final 30 - 50%, Total 100 %. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to:
  • define what a project is;

  • resolve project budget issues;

  • control project work situations;

  • use project negotiation skills;

  • resolve differences within a project; and

  • effectively close out a project.
  • Text and Materials: Haynes, Marian E. Project Management: From Idea to Implementation.

    William, Gerry. Project Management: Participants Manual.

    Pocket calculator.

    A current or possible project from their organization that contains the following information: Original proposal and budget, actual financial statements and current budget worksheets, work and project schedules and reports.
    Other Resources:
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
    Other Information: Education Council approved December 2000.
    Current Course Offerings:
    ACED-180-V1     17 Apr 2020 - 26 Apr 2020
    ACED-180-V1     17 Jul 2020 - 26 Jul 2020
    F,SA,S8:30AM - 12:00PM2020-07-17
    F,SA,S12:30PM - 4:30PM2020-07-17
    F,SA,S8:30AM - 12:00PM2020-07-24
    F,SA,S12:30PM - 4:30PM2020-07-24