Master in Project Management in Renewable Energies

General

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Program Description

The Master in Project Management specialized in Renewable Energy is an online master that allows you to obtain your own double degree with international validity. The objective of this program is to train professionals to lead large-scale projects in different areas of the renewable energy sector.

This online training transmits all the necessary knowledge and skills in Project Management, with a specific focus on the fields of solar, wind, biofuels or thermal energy, among others. In addition, it has a thematic section aimed at understanding emerging renewable energies. It is therefore a unique online master, adapted to new trends in the energy market.

The contents of the Master in Project Management specialized in Renewable Energies follow the guidelines of the PMBOK® Guide of the Project Management Institute (PMI). In addition, it includes courses to implement projects and manage change following agile methodologies such as Lean or Kanban. On the other hand, the student will learn to manage risks inherent in projects in the renewable energy sector.

Project Management Professional (PMP) is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMBOK is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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Curriculum

Course 1. Foundations and Conceptual Framework of Project Management.

  • Introduction to Project Management.
  • Phases and Processes according to the PMBOK® Guide.
  • Project Integration Management.
  • Practical case.

Course 2. Planning and Control of Projects.

  • Scope Management in Project Management.
  • Time, Deadline Control and Planning in Project Management
  • Cost control.
  • Practical case.

Course 3. The Management of Quality, Acquisitions and Risks in Projects.

  • Quality in Project Management.
  • Management of Acquisitions and Contracts in Project Management.
  • Risk Management in Project Management.
  • Practical case.

Course 4. The Human Factor in Project Management.

  • Management of Resources in Projects.
  • Management of Communications in Projects.
  • Management of Stakeholders in Projects.
  • Practical case.

Course 5. Microsoft Project®.

  • First steps with Microsoft Project®.
  • Scheduling the Project: Resources, Costs and Calendars in MS Project.
  • Programming, Conflicts and Monitoring in MS Project.
  • Practical case.

Course 6. Identification of Risks in Projects.

  • Regulatory Framework in Project Risk.
  • Project risk identification.
  • Evaluation and Treatment.
  • Analysis and reporting.

Course 7. Integration and risk management in projects.

  • Integration and Risks.
  • @Risk I.
  • @Risk II.
  • Practical case.

Course 8. Agile Methodologies.

  • Agile methodologies. Fundamentals of an Agile Team.
  • LEAN and KANBAN methodologies.
  • SCRUM Framework
  • Practical case.

Course 9. Photovoltaic Energy.

  • Introduction. Definition and Scope in Photovoltaic Projects.
  • Stakeholders in Photovoltaic Projects.
  • Project Finance.
  • Practical case.

Course 10. Wind Energy.

  • Introduction to Wind Energy. Basic situation and concept.
  • Wind Farm Design. Main Features.
  • Risks, Costs and Stakeholders in Wind Energy Projects.
  • Practical case.

Course 11. Final Master's Project.

* The program provides the student with access to a PMP® exam simulator with more than 2,000 questions to practice.

Why study this master?

The Master in Project Management specializing in Renewable Energies makes it possible to make a difference in a growing sector, which demands highly specialized professionals. This online master can be a complementary specialty to the Master in Project Management. It can also be a qualitative leap for the professional who already works in the sector, but who seeks to lead prestigious projects.

The faculty of this online business school has active professionals, who have the prestigious PMP® Certification granted by the Project Management Institute (PMI). The program is designed for the student to master stakeholder management, communication and cost control of renewable energy projects. It also provides techniques for leading teams and managing change in organizations.

The specific vision of the renewable energy sector that this online master transmits generates a competitive advantage for students compared to other less qualified professionals. In addition, the Master in Project Management specializing in Renewable Energy allows you to reconcile family and professional life with studies.

What will I learn?

Upon completion of the Master in Project Management specialty in Renewable Energies you will be able to:

  • Manage large-scale projects in different areas of the renewable energy sector.
  • Achieve knowledge to deal with Project Management Professional (PMP) ® certification.
  • Know the main emerging renewable energies.
  • Master the most current software for Project Management.
  • Know agile methodologies and how to put them into practice.
  • Lead teams orienting their activity towards the objectives set in the project.

Who is it for?

This master in Project Management is especially aimed at:

  • Management professionals in the solar, wind, thermal, photovoltaic or biofuel energy sector.
  • Professionals dedicated to project management who wish to certify. their knowledge and experience internationally.
  • Project Managers who want to specialize in Renewable Energies.
  • Intermediate positions of engineering companies, consultants or research centers that want to be promoted.
Last updated Oct 2020

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