Project Management: The Basics for Success

Project Management: The Basics for Success Certificate

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE – Project Management: The Basics for Success


  • Understand the stages of the project cycle

  • Monitor project activities and assess progress

  • Communicate proficiently to report project status

  • Develop and strengthen high performance teams

About this course

This course combines the basics of project management and team leadership in one course. Through commitment and reflection, you will gain a deeper understanding of leadership responsibilities and be better prepared to apply this knowledge in the project environment.

At the end of the course, you will be able to:
1. Learn the role of high-performing teams and leadership in project management.
2. Learn the tools and techniques to develop and strengthen high-performance teams and team members.
3. Know the stages of the project cycle.
4. Apply best practices to develop skills and abilities in project planning and control to ensure successful results.
5. Learn to monitor project activities and measure progress.
6. Learn to communicate skillfully to communicate project status and performance to stakeholders and contribute to the organization’s knowledge base.


University of California, Irvine


Boris Kisov


Innovation, IT & Management

10+ years of initiating and delivering sustained results and effective change for companies across a wide range of industries including
innovation, enterprise software, digital marketing, start-ups, advertising technology, e-commerce and government.