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XCPD-486 PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Preparation

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Course Details

This course is based on the Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) - Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2013. The objective of the course is to prepare students for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification examination.

Students will conduct an in-depth review of the ten knowledge areas and five process groups in the PMBOK®  Guide and practice common project management formulas. The course also reviews test-taking techniques and strategies and covers the exam format and common question types. Students will gain confidence to pass the PMP® certification examination through a thorough review of the content,study aides, and test simulations.

Students who enroll in the course should be familiar with the PMBOK® Guide and have completed the required 35 hours of project management related coursework.

Course Objectives

At the completion of the course, a successful student will be able to:

  • Understand in depth the ten knowledge areas and five process groups;
  • Calculate and apply fundamental project management formulas needed for the exam;
  • Understand the test format and question types found on the exam; 
  • Develop test-taking techniques and strategies applicable to the exam;
  • Gain confidence in successfully passing the exam by completing example practice questions.

 

Notes

In addition to classroom sessions and course materials, participants receive access to an online question bank for 90 days to practice exam questions outside of class.

Course Prerequisites

Participants must be familiar with the PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition, which is available at pmi.org or online book sellers.

PMP and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.


Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)




Sections

XCPD-486 - 01 PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Preparation    
2014 - Summer 2014 Non-Credit   Status:  Available
Class:   Sat 8:30AM - 4:30PM
7 Jun 2014 to 21 Jun 2014
Class Schedule: 3 Sessions
Contact Hours: 21.0
Course Tuition:
Tuition non-credit    895.00
Potential Discount(s):
Alumni Discount
Boeing Discount
Washington Women's Leadership Initiative Discount
 
Location:   Main Campus
Building:   640 Mass Ave
Section Note(s):  This is a stand-alone course and does not count toward the Certificate in Project Management.  
 
 
XCPD-486 - 01 PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Preparation    
2014 - Fall 2014 Non- Credit   Status:  Available
Class:   Wed, Thu, Fri 8:30AM - 4:30PM
10 Dec 2014 to 12 Dec 2014
Class Schedule: 3 Sessions
Contact Hours: 21.0
Course Tuition:
Tuition non-credit    895.00
Potential Discount(s):
Alumni Discount
Faculty Discount
 
Location:   Main Campus
Building:   640 Mass Ave
Section Note(s):  

This is a stand-alone course and does not count toward the Certificate in Project Management.

  
 
 


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