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1139 USD/full
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Get a professional, accredited introduction to project management from a top UK university with this Practical Project Management Microcredential at University of Glasgow by FutureLearn.

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Learn project management from experts in the field, using practical examples.

Moreover, project management skills are in great demand, as business becomes ever more multinational and complex. Being able to professionally manage projects, activities, and tasks to a tight schedule is an ability that can set your CV apart.

On this Practical Project Management Microcredential at University of Glasgow by FutureLearn , you’ll learn practical project management skills. Using real-world case studies, you’ll cover the project lifecycle from feasibility to closure, examining each stage and exploring practical issues such as business imperatives, managing people, setting priorities, and tight deadlines.

You’ll learn how the pieces of a project fit together, building towards a practical final assessment where you create a personal project management toolkit that can fit any workplace.

What skills will you learn?

  • Critical thinking
  • Effective communication
  • Managing change
  • Managing People
  • Making effective decisions
  • Prioritising and managing time

Programme Structure

What is a microcredential?

Microcredentials are designed to upskill you for work in rapidly-growing industries, without the time and cost commitment of a full degree. Your microcredential can stand alone as an independent credential, and some also offer academic credit to use towards a degree.

Courses include:

  • Practical Project Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 70 days

Start dates & application deadlines

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IELTS admission requirements IELTS


10 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Participants should be educated to at least degree standard and ideally have an IELTS equivalent of 6.5. Some experience in managing projects is desirable but not mandatory.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1139 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1139 USD for the full programme during 70 days.
  • National

    1139 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1139 USD for the full programme during 70 days.


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