Explore the foundations of modern project management practice, including the definitions of a project, organization of the project office, the project life cycle, and the project management processes. The principles of the project management processes are reviewed, including the stages of the project implementation processes. The importance of scope, time, cost, quality, human resources, communications, risk, procurement, and stakeholder management is presented. The ethics and social responsibility of the project management team is reviewed. A project charter, project plan and Gantt chart will be developed and the principles of identifying a project critical path will be presented.