Experience learning that is professional and innovative

Online qualifications, online short courses and online microlearning opportunities

Our courses are about what you learn and about how you learn and apply your knowledge afterwards in the working world.

Establish the project environment

What project managers do and how it fits into an organisation.

Course starts 21 October 2019 | 13 January 2020
Download Prospectus Apply now Contact me

Course Details

What is this course about?

This short course gives a sound understanding of what project managers do and how it fits into an organisation. It also scopes how project management can be established in an organisation that does not currently practice project management.

What will I learn?

  • Understanding the role of projects in an organisation
  • Understanding the role of the project manager
  • Scoping of project management

Am I the right person for this course?

If you would like a full-time career in the project management discipline or if you are about to initiate a project in your company and would like to position it for success - then you will need to understand how effective planning, efficient execution and best practices will aid you in your goal.

What can I do afterwards?

  • Map out the role of project management of different organisations
  • Define programme and portfolio orientation
  • Structure and implement a project, programme and portfolio function in a business

What do I get after I have completed my studies?

  • A certificate from Stellenbosch Graduate Institute as evidence of your newly acquired abilities and competencies
  • Skills, knowledge and application thereof that is practical, relevant and prepares you for your future
  • Credits towards the SGI Advanced Project Management Programme
  • Become part of the SGI Alumni and stay connected with individuals across the country and world who have embarked on the same learning journey as you

Related Courses

Send us a message