Project Management - Beyond the Basics, Certificate | Part time online | FutureLearn | United Kingdom
1 months
134 USD/full
134 USD/full
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Build your existing project management knowledge and develop the skills to manage teams and deliver effective projects with this Project Management - Beyond the Basics course from The Open University by FutureLearn.

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Digital transformation and the rise of large scale infrastructure projects has created a growing demand for more project-oriented jobs worldwide. On this course, you will go beyond the fundamentals of project management and improve your knowledge so you’re better prepared to lead projects in the future.

You will focus on ensuring your projects deliver the intended benefits to stakeholders whilst being on time and within budget. You will learn how to choose the best approach to projects and develop the leadership and management skills needed to grow effective project teams.

By the end of the Project Management - Beyond the Basics course from The Open University by FutureLearn , you'll be able to:

  • Reflect on your current knowledge on project management and go beyond the basics of project management in your own professional practice

  • Identify the appropriate methods and techniques best suited for specific project management scenarios

  • Improve your awareness of the professional skills required to be a project manager

  • Demonstrate your understanding of how to manage project teams with success

  • Improve your ability to give and receive feedback from all project stakeholders

  • Apply appropriate communication tools and techniques to engage with project stakeholders

  • Develop an awareness of the ethical aspects in project management

Programme Structure

What topics will you cover?

  • Becoming an effective project manager
  • Managing projects in a complex world
  • Managing project people
  • Managing projects in complex organisations – seeing the bigger picture

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 1 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is for people working on and leading projects in their work but who may not see themselves as professional project managers. 

  • It also offers the opportunity for people to explore project management as a career.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    134 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 134 USD for the full programme during 1 months.
  • National

    134 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 134 USD for the full programme during 1 months.

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