Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Introduces MS Project, including building entry tables, generating reports, resolving resource and time conflicts, importing data, and tracking budgets. Includes the design and creation of accurate Gantt charts for use in project management. Recommend: Placement into RD 115 and WR 115; experience with project management or MSD 279; working knowledge of Windows and file management. This course is part of the Project Management series of classes that includes MSD 279, BA 255, and CIS 245. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 41628

From the Instructor:
Beginning MS Project CRN: 41628

This is a beginning MS Project course. We will cover the basics of Microsoft Project by going through a guided step by step process followed by project assignments that apply the learning.

Course Prerequisites

We strongly recommend that you have some experience with project management or MSD 279 and a working knowledge of Windows and file management.

Please Note: If you do not have some working knowledge of project management, this course will likely be difficult for you.
Course Specific Requirements:
Required Text:
Chatfield, Carl & Johnson, Timothy (2013). Microsoft Office Project 2013 Step by Step. Microsoft Press . ISBN: 978-073569116

The 2013 version of the text is critical so do not purchase a prior version.

We will be using MS Project for this course but you will not need to purchase it. You will be provided with information on how to get your software and install it when class begins.

Please Note:
MS Project does not have a version for the Mac so if you are a Mac user, you will either need to find a Windows PC or you will need to be able to run a virtual Windows environment on your Mac.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
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CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
41628 WEB » - 26-Sep-2016 thru 17-Dec-2016
Instructor: Debbie S Austin
Notes: MS Project 2016.
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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