• Duración:
    5 semanas
  • Dedicación:
    6–7 horas por semana
  • Precio:

    GRATIS
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  • Institución
  • Tema:
  • Nivel:
    Intermediate
  • Idioma:
    English
  • Transcripción de video:
    English

Sobre este curso

This course will be offered in English

Governments, public institutions, development agencies, and others who promote economic and social development in Latin America and the Caribbean often struggle to turn proposals into concrete realities that increase social well-being and achieve results within the available time with scarce resources.

This course provides concepts and tools to apply in project management that can generate a substantial change in the way objectives are being met. This MOOC seeks to strengthen participants' capacities in project management for development so that government projects in the region can be effectively and efficiently executed.

This project management MOOC includes case studies that will help you better understand key project management concepts and tools; presentations from Project Management Professional (PMP)® certified with ample experience in the topic; discussion forums; and selected readings.

The Project Management for Results (PM4R) methodology, developed by IDB's Inter-American Institute for Economic and Social Development (INDES), serves as a conceptual base for this course. PM4R's contents are based on A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) - Sixth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2017.

Although these best practices have been present for many years in corporate projects, the IDB has led its progressive inclusion in the public sector and in development projects, contributing to the construction of realities that improve lives.

INDES as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) has been approved by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® to issue 30 professional development units (PDUs) if you earn the verified certificate in this course.

The estimated dedication to complete this course is 6 hours per week, for 5 weeks. However, through the self-paced mode you will have the flexibility to take the course for a maximum of 7 months, from May 9th  to December 12th, 2019.

The preparation of this course was financed by the Institutional Capacity Strengthening Fund (ICSF), thanks to the contribution of the Government of the People's Republic of China.

PMBOK is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Lo que aprenderás

  • Basic project management concepts and techniques
  • Tools and key tactics that facilitate good communication
  • Project management international standards and tools
  • How to identify success factors based on experiences​

Conoce a tus instructores

Roberto Toledo Rodriguez
International Expert in Project Management and Consultant
Inter-American Development Bank
Vanessa Sayos del Castillo
International Expert in Project Management and Consultant
Inter-American Development Bank
Ernesto Mondelo
Director Project Management for Results (PM4R)
Inter-American Development Bank

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Testimonios de los estudiantes

Mohammed Akram

Excellently designed for all professionals as per the availability. The content with a case study and relevant examples makes more sense.

I'm responsible for project design and monitoring, and the course provided some very useful tools and timely reminders that would simplify the execution of my duties.
IMPORTANT:  You can choose between auditing the course or obtaining a verified certificate. If you choose auditing the course, you will have free access to all course materials for 6 weeks, but you will not be able to participate in the assessment activities. If you’d rather obtain a verified certificate, you will have access to the assessment activities until the closing date of the course and you will be able to view the course materials for unlimited time.