Business analysts, project leaders, business change managers and anyone who needs a thorough grounding in project management principles through online learning. Foundation in IS Project Management is also a Knowledge-based module on the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis.
AssistKD's Foundation in IS Project Management online learning course focuses on project management issues in the context of IS/IT applications. Key course areas include:
- the nature of projects and project work
- effective project planning
- monitoring and control
- change control
- configuration management
- quality issues
- project estimation and risk
- project organisation and communication
The course acts as an important first stepping stone in acquiring a more formal knowledge of IS/IT project management principles and is ideal for those about to take up a management role for the first time.
The Foundation in IS Project Management online learning course allows users to learn the syllabus content at their own pace, in their own time. Combining interactive course content, tutor audio and numerous multiple choice questions, the course forms a flexible and comprehensive path to the BCS Foundation in IS Project Management examination.
Yes. This online learning course thoroughly prepares participants for the BCS Foundation in IS Project Management examination. The examination is a one-hour, closed book multiple choice examination that tests the participant's knowledge of the Foundation in IS Project Management syllabus. This certificate contributes to the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis, as shown below:
When purchasing the online learning course, there is also the opportunity to buy an examination voucher. At the time of purchase we will provide you with a code that allows you to sit the Foundation in IS Project Management examination at your local Pearson VUE centre. Further instructions of how to book the exam will be given by the AssistKD online learning team upon purchase of the voucher. You can also find the booking instructions here.
Purchasers of this course will also receive a complimentary copy (including delivery) of the BCS publication 'Project Management for IT-Related Projects – 2nd Edition'.
This course was written by our team of training consultants, who bring their substantial experience of business analysis projects to the programme.
The questions within the course were also written be experienced BCS examiners. This helps users to thoroughly prepare for the examination.
If this course is part of your BCS Diploma in Business Analysis programme you have a choice of further modules which include the Core BA Diploma modules, Business Analysis Practice and Requirements Engineering. Candidates who have already completed the Foundation in IS Project Management also need to pass one of the Specialist Practitioner modules, from Benefits Management and Business Acceptance, Systems Modelling Techniques, Modelling Business Processes, Systems Development Essentials and Data Management Essentials. The structure of the certification is shown here.