Practicum 1: Project Management

Course number: DEPS1103 • Credit hours: 1.5 hrs


Distance Education Course: College practicum in Project Management combines theory with supervised on-site ministry experience.

Course Description: This first IBOLT practicum will help you learn the fundamentals of project management. From inception to completion, the student is introduced to visioning, planning, and gathering participation, delegation, problem solving, implementation and evaluation. For students in the degree program, participation in the practicum courses will afford assistance in completing the Senior Integrative Seminar.

Course Textbook: Project Management for Dummies by Stanley E. Portnoy. ISBN: 0470049235

    Instructor:  Burton Janes

Biography: Burton K. Janes lives in Newfoundland where he is the Managing Editor of Good Tidings, the official publication of The Pentecostal Assemblies of Newfoundland & Labrador, & Archivist with the denomination. He and his wife, Sherry, live in Bay Roberts with their children, Krista & Christopher, & their border collie, Madisyn.

On a hot day, Burton enjoys an ice cold glass of water.

Memorial University, St. John’s, NL (B.A., Religious Studies, 1977; minor, Philosophy)
Eastern Pentecostal Bible College, Peterborough, ON (Dip.Th., 1979)
Memorial University (M.A., History, 1991)