Project management for elearning, training, etc. involves the intersection of instructional design with project management processes. The IPECC project management model involves 5 stages:
This type of project management is directly in line with Six Sigma, total quality management processes, and continuous improvement process that organizations may already be implementing. My IDT 7095/8095 course will be working through these stages, as well as the instructional design stages, in order to produce successful elearning products. Here are a number of resources for understanding and teaching elearning project management.
- Quotes from a quick survey of elearning professionals I did on why elearning projects fail
- A presentation that provides an overview of elearning project management
eLearning Project Management: Overview and Initiating
- Great explanatory video on a Project Charter, what is it, and why it’s important