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About

In this Budgeting and Scheduling Projects course offered by Coursera in partnership with UC Irvine, Division of Continuing Education, you’ll learn to plan and stick to time and cost constraints in order to ensure the success of your projects.

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Overview

A good project schedule helps all team members’ work together to meet project objectives. A project budget with realistic cost constraints is also an essential bedrock of any project. 

Upon completing this Budgeting and Scheduling Projects course offered by Coursera in partnership with UC Irvine, Division of Continuing Education, you will be able to:

  • Identify the resource needs of the project
  • Decompose work packages into activities
  • Define what is needed to estimate activity durations
  • Define milestones and create a milestone schedule
  • Determine the critical path and calculate float
  • Describe the purpose of using leads and lags in a project schedule
  • Estimate the quantities and costs of resources required to perform project activities
  • Select one of three common cost estimating techniques to determine a project budget
  • Use a responsibility assignment matrix to assign responsibilities
  • Recognize the components of a project’s quality management plan

What You Will Learn

  • Define milestones and create a milestone schedule
  • Identify the resource needs of the project
  • Estimate the quantities and costs of resources needed for project activities
  • Use a responsibility assignment matrix to assign responsibilities

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Get Started!
  • Resource Needs & Quality Management
  • Estimating
  • Scheduling
  • Wrap Up

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 35 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 35 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 35 days.

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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