A Higher National Diploma (HND) in Project Management is a two-year qualification that provides students with the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in the field of management, with an emphasis on project management aspects. The HND in Project Management covers topics such as project initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, and closure, as well as operations management, change management, global business environment, and quality management. It also includes practical skills in using various project management tools and techniques, such as Gantt charts, network diagrams, risk analysis, budgeting, etc. It also enhances professional skills in communication, teamwork, problem solving, leadership, and ethical practice.
The HND in Project Management is designed to meet the needs of industry and employers, as well as the interests and aspirations of students. It aims to develop students’ abilities to apply project management principles and methods to various problem areas and contexts, to manage projects effectively and efficiently, and to achieve positive outcomes for stakeholders.
. The program aims to provide students with the following objective:
- Develop a comprehensive understanding of project management principles, concepts and techniques, such as project initiation, planning, execution, monitoring and closure, as well as operations management, change management, global business environment, quality management, etc.
- Acquire practical skills in using various project management tools and techniques, such as Gantt charts, network diagrams, risk analysis, budgeting, etc.
- Improve professional skills in communication, teamwork, problem solving, leadership and ethical practices in the context of project management.
- Enable progression to further study at level 6 or employment in the project management industry.
By completing the HND in Project Management, students will be able to:
- Understand the professional and economic environment of companies and their impact on project management.
- Proficiency in the use of computers and other project management documentation and information management tools.
- Ability to communicate orally and in writing and effectively present project proposals and reports.
- Ability to lead a team and motivate project team members to achieve their goals and objectives.
- Innovate, create and improve a project, product or process by identifying local, national and international partners and monitoring technological and competitive development.
- Coordinate a project by carrying out feasibility studies, defining the operational objectives of the project, identifying the working tools, preparing the technical file and managing the resources and the risks of the project.
- Research and process information by identifying sources to be exploited, analyzing and summarizing the information found, and using appropriate methods and tools.
- Assess project results and impacts using appropriate criteria and indicators.
Career opportunities for graduates:
- Assistant to the project manager;
- Marketing assistant ;
- Public Relations Officer;
- Project planner.
- Lectures 0
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- Duration Lifetime access
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 22
- Assessments Yes