Activities in this course are designed to actively involve you in various project management scenarios
Overview: Activities in this course are designed to actively involve you in various project management scenarios and help you apply the concepts covered in the course to real-world situations. They provide practice in the following:
· Differentiating common organizational structures and how they affect project processes and activities
· Describing methods for conflict resolution
· Prioritizing projects
· Communicating/distributing project information to team members and stakeholders
· Evaluating whether a team is working effectively
Prompt: Compare and contrast your experiences with Microsoft Office products (or similar products, such as OpenOffice) and project management software (Primavera, MS Project, Smartsheet, WorkZone).
The following critical elements must be addressed: Compare and contrast Office software and project management software.
Guidelines for Submission: Your 2- to 3-paragraph journal entry should include any sources cited in APA format. Review this tutorial for information on creating a Blackboard journal entry.
Instructor Feedback: This activity uses an integrated rubric in Blackboard. Students can view instructor feedback in the Grade Center. For more information, review these instructions.
Needs Improvement (70%)
Not Evident (0%)
Project Management Software
Meets “Proficient” criteria and illustrates with examples
Compares and contrasts Office software with project management software
Compares and contrasts Office software with project management software, but is incomplete and/or has inaccurate information
Does not compare and contrast Office software with project management software
Articulation of Response
Submission is free of errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, and organization and is presented in a professional and easy-to-read format
Submission has no major errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization
Submission has major errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization that negatively impact readability and articulation of main ideas
Submission has critical errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization that prevent understanding of ideas