You may click on the book covers above to try reading a few pages of the books on Amazon. Any pointers for chapter wise questions? You might think try reading chapter samples from the links below to see which book suits your learning style before purchasing one. One could be your main study guide while other book s can be used for secondary reference. It is devoid of any extraneous details that might confuse the reader. Are you aware about such situations for others anytime before? I promise to attend to them asap. I think the style of the writing and the language of the book would appeal to most of the readers.
The document is already password protected so why spoil a learners study guide by adding so many bookmarks. I would like to test my knowledge as and when I prepare. It provides relevance of each process, linkages between different processes and it explains why each process is important for the project management. If I were you, I would definitely opt for the language aids and you may be able to find some hints on the correct answer based on the differences in translation. I tried to explain about how each book is designed.
Luckily, many quality mock exams are available for free. The choice is certainly up to you. The access code is provided on the inside back cover of the book. Thanks for all the condensed information in one place. Presenting all 49 processes along with the key inputs, tools, and outputs, this helpful tool also depicts techniques, tables, and graphs to highlight the most important information at a glance. Every chapter is simple and short. If you go through it quickly, you definitely will need much less time.
You will still need to answer the question on the English portion, the language aids are there for your reference only. If you have any queries, I am more than happy to help. Anyway, there's nothing to worry about. I studied the book and liked it instantly because of its simplicity. After this date, you may no longer take a 5th edition test, only 6th edition tests will be administered.
It is also illustrated with lots of real-life examples to help you understand the concepts. A better way to ask the question in a more relevant way is: which book suits me most? Hi Naveen, If you are comfortable reading Rita book. He has more than 15 years of experience managing I. So the reader will feel like reading stories, not the project management concepts. What is good for me or your friend , may not be good for you. I probed him about his preparation strategy. Read on and you will know more about how to tackle this nagging question.
There are alternatives on the market that are much easier to study. Each chapter of the book starts with a small background and introduction. If you have any questions on this topic, post them as comments below. I can see that you are on the right track to get certified. This commission helps me in maintaining this blog for free. You will earn 35 Contact Hours for completing this course. Therefore, it should take you about 35 hours to complete the course, but you can revisit sections or watch lessons as many times as you wish during your access period.
Just not on the same day, or the same way. Once you have finished the course, our system will generate a Certificate of Completion for your records. This is the most effective way to complete your remaining 30% of study rather than reading another book or going through the study notes again. Looking forward for your reply. Head First vs Rita Mulcahy vs Andy Crowe vs Kim Heldman. Final Thoughts Before you make your final decision, answer this question.
Meaning that readers should be able to follow the book easily. Your subscription period begins when you activate the key rather than when you purchase the access. Do remember to read through all the explanations for the questions in particular those you have got wrong. You can download a licensed pdf copy for yourself and use it on your computer but you cannot print it. In addition, he is an award-winning instructor with strong teaching and curriculum development experience in both the university and corporate environments. As I am having a full-time job and a family with 3 kids, I need to pursue professional certifications in the most effective way i. I always find it hard to reach technical reference book.
Since the structure of this book is same as that of the , you can easily study the Guide along with this book. It does the job of helping you pass the exam well but may make less contribution to your daily job. But, I paid for a book and did not expect having to pick out a pencil and correct the content myself. Coming to the point, Rita Mulcahy book explains the topics in so detailed format and provides many tips and techniques on every concept, where required. There is no way to turn off the language aids.
Hope you have a great 2016 ahead. The book has a full-length 200 questions exam at the end. Hi Bryan, Thanks a lot for sharing your study progress. However, if you have patience and reading interest with this style of books, this book will give you very good insights of project management concepts. But I would suggest to go through the book thoroughly and give it time to sink in.