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Data Science and Analytics Project Management


Development Academy of the Philippines

Course Overview

Effective data science and analytics project management ensure that the organization, big or small, will be able to reap the benefits of a well-planned and properly managed project, resulting in satisfied stakeholders and achievement of business objectives. Participants of the course gain knowledge on project management processes, the efforts required for each process group, and best practices to successfully implement data science and analytics projects. Through exercises and use case discussions, participants move toward understanding the concepts, to practical applications.

What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this course, the learners are expected to:

  • recognize what a data science and analytics project is
  • gain knowledge on how to initiate a project, along with the creation of necessary supporting documentation
  • develop a project management plan for analytics projects which will include the project’s scope, schedule, budget, roles, defined quality standards, and risks involved
  • determine how to execute, monitor, and control a project
  • recognize what it takes to properly deliver and close out a project

Course Instructors

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Colleen Toledo

Subject Matter Expert


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Bronell Gonzales

Subject Matter Expert


Course Content

Week 1: Introduction to Project Management

7 Videos | 2 Activities

7 Videos

  • Welcome to the course!
  • Project Definitions
  • Project Management Frameworks
  • Different Types of Agile Framework
  • When and Where to Use Each Framework
  • Project Examples
  • Summary

2 Activities

  • Recall Activities
  • Exit Assessment

Week 2: Initiation: How and Where to Start a Project

7 Videos | 2 Activities

7 Videos

  • Why are projects initiated?
  • Project Initiation
  • Business Case
  • Project Charter Template
  • Tips During Project Initiation Phase
  • Project Example
  • Summary

Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment

Week 3: Planning: How and Where to Start a Project

4 Videos | 2 Activities

4 Videos

  • Project Planning Definitions
  • Steps in Project Planning
  • Project Examples
  • Summary

2 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment

Week 4: Execution: How to Carry Out a Plan

4 Videos | 2 Activities

4 Videos

  • Project Execution Definitions
  • Tips in Executing a Plan
  • Project Examples
  • Summary

2 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment

Week 5: Monitoring, Controlling, and Closing: The Finish Line

5 Videos | 2 Activities

5 Videos

  • Project Monitoring and Closing Definitions
  • Tips in Monitoring and Controlling
  • Example Monitoring and Controlling
  • Project Closing
  • Key Takeaways

2 Activities

  • Recall Activity
  • Exit Assessment
  1. Course Number

    SP1004
  2. Classes Start

  3. Classes End

  4. Estimated Effort

    2-3 hours/week (10 hours)
  5. Price

    Php1000
  6. Prerequisites

    Development Academy of the Philippines SP101

    You must successfully complete Development Academy of the Philippines SP101 before you begin this course.

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