The Programme and Project Management for Senior Managers aims to clarify key concepts related
to programmes and projects with very specific reference to their management processes. Throughout
the course, you will explore important South African legislation and policies, providing a supportive and
regulative framework for programme and project governance, as well as project lifecycle management.
The course employs a blended learning approach that incorporates e-learning, face-to-face sessions, online
support and the implementation of case studies, practical work, group assignments and presentations during
This short course is presented as part of a full Senior Management Service (SMS) offering and can be completed separately or as part of the full programme. Upon completion of the course, you will be afforded benefits of portability, mobility and progression towards the Public Administration subject of the undergraduate programme – provided you meet the admission requirements of the University of Pretoria.