PMP250 - PMP Exam Prep

Outline info
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Subject Title
PMP Exam Prep

Subject Description
This course focuses on the ten knowledge areas within the Project Management Body Of Knowledge (PMBOK®Guide) and will assist you in preparation for the Project Management Institute, Inc.'s (PMI®) Project Management Professional (PMP®) exam.

Credit Status
This is a non-credit subject.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Demonstrate an understanding of the nine knowledge areas by completing the PMP® practice exam.

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.

The prerequisite for this course is either considerable experience as a Project Manager or familiarity with the  Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).  

Topic Outline

  • Project Integration Management
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Cost Management
  • Project Quality Management
  • Project Human Resources Management
  • Project Communications Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Procurement Management
  • Stakeholder Management

Mode of Instruction
One full day a week  instructional mode, condensed format of 36 hours and other teaching methods to enhance the learning process.

Blended / Hybrid
Delivery is mixed, blending face-to-face instructions and facilitating out of classroom experiences and/or online instructions on Blackboard.

Prescribed Texts
Traditional Classroom and Blended (Hybrid) delivery:
Title:          A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide)
Publisher:  Project Management Institute, Inc.
Edition:      Fifth Edition, 2013
ISBN:         978-1-935589-67-9

Bookstore inventories may be limited.  Textbook is available from alternate sources.

Reference Material
Most students will already have current textbook.

Required Supplies

Promotion Policy

Grading Policy
A+ 90%  to  100%
A 80%  to  89%
B+ 75%  to  79%
B 70%  to  74%
C+ 65%  to  69%
C 60%  to  64%
D+ 55%  to  59%
D 50%  to  54%
F 0%    to  49% (Not a Pass)
EXC Excellent
SAT Satisfactory
UNSAT Unsatisfactory

For further information, see a copy of the Academic Policy, available online ( or at Seneca's Registrar's Offices.

Modes of Evaluation
There is no formal evaluation for this non-credit course.
Students must attend all sessions and complete any additional required work in order to obtain the certificate of completion for 36 education hours.

Please retain this course outline document for future educational and/or employment use.

Program Manager:
Danielle Mercier

Approved by: Jeff McCarthy