PM01 Introduction to Project Management
Basic Concepts, Management Tools, Goals, Deadlines, Handheld View
Basic concepts of project management
Importance of invoice management.
Task PM01 [15%]: Business Intelligence in Personal Google Profile.
Week One Recap (audio)
Week One Recap (text)
Week One Recap (video)
PM02 Introduction to Multimedia Projects
Milestones and goals.
Type of multimedia output as a discrete billable.
Verifying usage of Twitter.
Tipp-PM channel on Audioboo.
Foodcamp: strategy and tactics.
Digital Expression: strategy and tactics
Ballingarrane Creative Hub: strategy and tactics
Week Two Recap (audio)
Week Two Recap (text)
Week Two Recap (video)
Task PM02 [10%]: Produce a GANTT chart for a 90-day sw development project.
Hint: Download http://podcasting.ie/docs/sample.mpp first when working with GANTTO.com.
PM03 Design Patterns
Conceptualising, brainstorming and building the idea.
MVC: Kalid Azad’s take (with a Ruby flavour)
PM04 Scoping a Project
Ascertaining the brief, clarify information, scope creep, Scope analysis techniques.
Task PM03 [5%]: Produce a Cacoo team chart. This means you either claim a drawn icon as "you" or drop yourself onto the canvas. Then send a screenshot of your Canvoo avatar as an inline image to @topgold on Twitter with the hashtag #tipppm and a link back to the project canvas.
PM05 Proposing a Project
Components of Project Proposal.
PM06 Project Stages
Identifying, Logging and organising the project phases and tasks.
PM07 Creating a Project Schedule
Task durations, fixed date handling, dependencies.
PM08 Conflicts and Communications Introduction to Project Management
Conflict Resolution and Communication within a group.
PM09 Tracking Projects
Tracking against baseline schedule, milestone reviews, handling slippages.