Project Management Tools & Techniques
|Name:||Project Management Tools And Techniques|
|Unit Standard ID:||120385|
|Unit Standard Title:||Apply a range of project management tools and techniques|
|Module:||Project Monitoring And Evaluation|
|Qualification:||National Certificate: Generic Management|
|Programme:||Certificate in General Management & Leadership|
|Purpose:||Learners accessing this standard will be involved in project management teams or involved in building small project management teams. These projects may be technical projects, business projects or developmental projects and will cut across a range of economic sectors. 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. |
Learners accessing this standard will be working as a leader in the context of a small project / sub-project involving few resources and having a limited impact on stakeholders and the environment or working as a contributing team member on a medium to large project when not a leader.
The qualifying learner is capable of:
1.) Demonstrating an understanding of project management tools.
2.) Using a range of project management tools.
3.) Applying corrective action steps where project management tools and techniques usage problems occur.
|Entry Requirements:||Learners accessing this qualification will have demonstrated competence in mathematics and communication skills at NQF level 4 or equivalent.|
Learners accessing this qualification will have demonstrated competence in computer literacy and applicable software at NQF level 4 or equivalent.
ID 120372 - Explain fundamentals of project management.
|Course Objectives:||1.) Identify and solve problems relating to the use of arrange of project management tools and techniques and problems associated with their application on a project. |
2.) Work effectively with others when using and applying project management tools and techniques on a project.
3.) Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information pertaining to the usage of project management tools and techniques.
4.) Communicate effectively when establishing information needs to support the use of project management tools.
5.) Use science and technology as part of the process of using project management tools and techniques.
6.) Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems where the effective and efficient use of project management tools and techniques improves the success rate of the project outcomes.