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About the course

Improve your knowledge of the principles of project management and gain insight into agile environments and more controlled project environments on this short professional course available to both current students and the public.

AgileFramePM combines the world’s most popular project management methodologies, tools and techniques, allowing students to better understand controlled and uncontrolled project environments.

You’ll become familiar with the different philosophies and principles of project management from a knowledge-based perspective. Using this method as a context to achieve competitive advantage or innovation, for example, allows practitioners to use current best practice as a flexible mechanism to achieve the desired project output and benefit. 

This dynamic project management view also provides maximum flexibility and scalable methods for managing a wide range of project across any sector.

The course is designed to fit around delegates busy working schedules and is delivered one day a week over three weeks.

If you would like to take your skills to a higher level, we also offer a full MSc Project Management.

This course offers additional qualifications for you to obtain with your degree.
Additional qualification
This course has been accredited by a professional body.
Professional accreditation
You can apply direct to Solent University for this course.
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After successfully completing your studies, there's an opportunity to continue your studies at Solent.
Further studies
You can study this course part-time.
Part time option

The course is delivered one day a week for three weeks to fit around delegates busy working schedules.

What does this course lead to?

Upon successful completion of this course, you should have the necessary skills to be able to seek positions such as manager, project coordinator, project support, team manager and project team member. 

Who is this course for?

This short course is ideally suited to students who want to upskill their project management knowledge and gain a further understanding of project management tools, techniques, methodologies.

The course is suited to students at all stages of their project management career – from securing their first position to individuals with many years’ experience. There is no prerequisite for entry.

Facts and figures

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Fees and costs

Tuition fees

The 2020/21 fees are not yet available. For guidance, the 2019/20 fees were:

Course fee: £490

This includes:

  • All course visuals
  • Three days of classroom based training
  • Exam fee and certificate

For further information please contact Dr Paul Summers at 

For further information, please visit our tuition fees page.

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Key entry requirements

    There are no pre-requisites for this course.

    This is a short course offered to students and the public.

Got a question about this course?

Contact our Ask Solent team: 023 8201 3762

How to apply

Applications for 2020 will open soon. For any enquiries, please contact Dr Paul Summers at

How to apply

What you'll study

The course covers the main principles of project management from a knowledge-based point of view. You’ll become conversant with current best practice, as well as methods for managing a wide range of projects across many industry sectors.


The University provides excellent learning resources and facilities to its students, from campus-wide wireless to extensive library services and dedicated student working spaces with plenty of laptop points.

There are no prerequisites to entry - the course is suitable for delegates at all stages in their project management careers.

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