V21s: Project management in the IT industry

Overview of course

The course introduces the principles of project management, including an explanation of the project lifecycle and the tools and techniques used by project managers in the IT industry.

The face-to-face component of this course will include IT sector employers discussing projects they have worked on and reflecting on how different tools can be used effectively on both small and large scale projects.

Participants will have opportunities to develop ideas for projects to use with learners and will see learning resources that have been developed to support delivery of project management in the classroom.

Learning outcomes