Project Management Fundamentals
|Name:||Project Management Fundamentals|
|Unit Standard ID:||120372|
|Unit Standard Title:||Explain fundamentals of project management|
|Module:||Project Management Fundamentals|
|Qualification:||National Certificate: Generic Management|
|Programme:||Certificate in General Management & Leadership|
|Purpose:||The person credited with this unit standard is able to begin operating in a project environment by understanding the terminology used and interpreting and explaining fundamental concepts of project management. This standard will also add value to learners who are running their own business and recognise that project management forms an integral component of any business. |
The qualifying learner is capable of:
1.) Explaining the nature of a project.
2.) Explaining the nature and application of project management.
3.) Explaining the types of structures that are found in a project environment.
4.) Explaining the application of organisation structures in a project environment.
5.) Explaining the major processes and activities required to manage a project.
|Entry Requirements:||Learners accessing this qualification will have demonstrated competence in computer literacy, numeracy, literacy and communications at NQF level 4 or equivalent.|
|Course Objectives:||1.) Organise and manage oneself and one's activities responsibly and effectively to gain the required understanding of the fundamentals of project management. |
2.) Collect, organise, and critically evaluate information pertaining to the fundamentals of project management and recognised best practices.
3.) Use of science and technology in representing and communicating the fundamentals of project management.