In a nutshell
Whether you are a beginner looking to enter the workforce, or a seasoned professional in the field of marketing, business management or product development looking to formalise their product management skills, this part-time Product Management course from General Assembly is a great option. This course will teach you how to identify consumer needs and calculate and balance business viability with technical feasibility to lead successful product and feature development across both startup and enterprise organisations.
You will learn gain essential, industry-relevant skills for navigating the lifecycle of a product, from from planning and prioritization to validating assumptions and monitoring metrics. This course is designed by current industry professionals who ensure that all the knowledge you gain is practical and current, and can be immediately to solve many product development challenges in any sector. On completion of the course you will be fully equipped to employ Agile best practices, manage and effectively communicate with stakeholders and confidently work with various sources of data.
You will graduate with a capstone project that is based on solving real-world problems, using and applying all principles of product management, that you can include in your portfolio.
What you’ll need
There are no formal prerequisites for this course, anyone can enrol.
While completing this Product Management course from General Assembly, you will learn to manage the product development cycle for any digital or physical product from start to finish. Areas that your study may focus on are:
- Product development cycle: research, idea development and validation, prototyping, message creation, product build and release, product improvement.
- Working and communicating in start-ups and enterprise: working with data, Agile best practices, stakeholder management and communication.
- Capstone project: employ the full range of your newly-acquired product management knowledge to develop a practical, real-world product or feature
Why General Assembly?
Since 2011, General Assembly has transformed tens of thousands of careers through pioneering, experiential education in today’s most in-demand skills. When you learn web development, data, design, business, and more with GA, you get:
- Award-winning curriculum and expert instructors, on campus and online.
- A global, professional community of 40,000-plus full- and part-time alumni.
- Career results from leading-edge courses, with mentorship each step of the way.
Today’s complex, global economy requires a skilled workforce that can leverage technology to fuel success. General Assembly’s robust suite of courses includes all the fundamental pillars of innovation to give individuals and teams several options for growth and development. We offer programs in web development, data science and analysis, user experience design, digital marketing, product management, and more. Students can choose from a range of formats and modalities to help them best achieve their goals, including full-time, part-time, and short-form options — on campus, and online.
Some courses can be taken on campus at locations in Sydney and Melbourne or all can be taken virtually via a Live Online Remote Format.
Be part of a supportive community during every step of your learning journey and beyond!
At GA, you will have a dedicated student success producer, to guide you through the course and ensure you are supported throughout your journey. You will also have the opportunity to attend regular social events, to mingle with other students and alumni.