DescriptionThe Specialization in Project Management and Direction (SNIES 109155) aims to help students acquire the necessary skills to design, direct and execute projects in any business and institutional environment, and thus face the competitive challenges of globalization and digital transformation.
You will learn from the best Colombian and Spanish professionals, with a special emphasis on the management of technological projects.
The program is focused on the conceptualization, management analysis and development of projects from different management perspectives, using collaborative technological tools to facilitate project control.
A complete trainingExpand your training with a study plan that addresses the most innovative and robust methodologies and knowledge, such as:PMI
ISO 21500You will also train in the direction and management of projects from the perspective:Scrum
CambasAdditionally, you will study standards such as ISO 31000 and 9001 in their updated versions and Project Management with Smartsheet. It also includes a module that prepares you for the PMP certification exam from PMI®, the world's largest association of Project Managers.
At the end of the Specialization you will be able to access the Official Master's Degree in "Design and Management of Technological Projects" from UNIR.Put your knowledge into practiceThe student will develop skills and new knowledge that can be put into practice throughout the specialization through a final practical case. During the course, a personal tutor will be assigned to guide the student throughout the process.
We put at your disposal an innovative pedagogical model that has turned the university into a benchmark for virtual education to guarantee quality training. We take into account the lifestyle and needs of each student to offer them an adapted and personalized study plan that allows them to achieve a high level of learning.Why study the Specialization in Project Management and DirectionYou will learn participatory leadership and co-creation dynamics for the direction and management of projects, as well as tools for negotiation and conflict resolution. You will also train in:Keys to implement hybrid management methodologies (traditional and agile) in project management.
Challenges of the direction and management of innovation projects in VUCA environments.
Management and development of projects with remote teams through digital media.
Strategies for effective delegation and strategic communication.
Deepening in technological projects that accompany the digital transformation of companies and institutions.MethodologyThe study method of the International University Foundation of La Rioja - UNIR is flexible, personalized and effective. The methodology is based on live virtual classes and personal tutor to offer the best training.
At the International University Foundation of La Rioja-UNIR we offer a successful pedagogical model that is based on these pillars:Live virtual classes: there are classes scheduled every day of the week, in the morning and in the afternoon, so that each student can attend class when it suits them best.
Deferred virtual classes: if you cannot attend a class or have doubts, you can access all your classes deferred. You can see them whenever you want and as many times as you need.
Personal Tutor: You will be assigned a personal tutor on the first day. He will be in contact with you by phone and by email. Your tutor will support you in your day-to-day life, guide you through the educational process and resolve any doubts that may arise.
Virtual Campus: here you will find everything you need to study at the Foundation. Classes, teachers, colleagues, the library, teaching resources, schedules, chat, forums and much more.
Didactic resources: you will have access to different learning resources to complete your training, such as complementary readings, diagrams with key ideas, masterclasses, self-assessment tests, etc.Professional outingsThe project management specialist has a wide and multiple field of action. Although this program places special emphasis on the management of technological projects, the knowledge is applicable to projects of all kinds, for which the graduates of this specialization will be prepared to perform the following roles:Project management
Project management consulting
Direction of the Project Office (PMO)
R + D + I project management