Course Description

This course provides an overview of project management practices for creative and digital professionals interested in developing their business skills. This course will introduce students to agile, waterfall, and hybrid project delivery frameworks. Students will learn about agile project frameworks such as scrum and Kanban as well as the Project Management Institute's five project phases and ten project knowledge areas. In addition, this course will provide best practices for entrepreneurs who are looking to utilize project management tools and techniques to create a solid foundation for their business.  


  • Create a project plan that includes the scope and work breakdown structure
  • Develop a project’s schedule for all work tasks and activities
  • Estimate all costs and developed a project budget


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Section Title
Introduction to Project Management for Creative Professionals Micro-credential
Oct 22, 2024 to Dec 16, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $650.00
Additional Fee(s)
Adobe CC $216.00 Optional
Required Software/Supplies
Regular access to a computer with a high speed broadband internet connection is required.
Section Notes

Online courses are delivered in an asynchronous format through a series of tutorials and related assignments which students may complete at their own pace on our Learning Management System, Canvas. The instructor is available throughout the course time period for questions and discussions.  Learn more about what to expect in a Continuing Studies online course at OCAD U.

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Please note that courses may fill up early or be cancelled due to low enrollment. Students are encouraged to register early, at least ten (10) days prior to the start date of the course.