Full course description
What you'll learn:
Learners will explore the ways in which a Project Manager interacts with the procurement processes of assessing organizational value, project types, and project procurement needs.
By successfully completing this course, learners will be able to:
- Describe why some projects include purchasing products or services
- Recognize how organizations attempt to create value through their projects
What you'll do:
View lecture videos, annotate accompanying book chapters and submit the final quiz.
Who this course is designed for:
Anyone interested in learning about Project Procurement Management
Required Materials - Perusall access to
- Walker, D. H. T. & Rowlinson, S. M. (Eds.). (2008). Procurement systems: A cross-industry project management perspective. New York, NY: Taylor & Francis.
Meet the instructor
Jennifer Chandler - Senior Lecturer
Jennifer L. S. Chandler, Ph.D. is a Lecturer at Arizona State University who teaches in the Organizational Leadership Program in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts. Before joining ASU, she led projects, taught project management, trained project managers, and evaluated Project Management Programs for over 20 years working with international corporations, federal agencies, and national professional associations. She currently researches leadership practices among scientists and engineering teams who tackle global sustainability challenges.