Strategic Planning Processes and Tools

Scope of this Lesson Units

The scope of this lesson unit includes the overall process of establishing vision, and selecting those projects that, when it is all said and done, have delivered the objectives that satisfy the vision.

Learning Outcomes

At the completion of this lesson unit the student will be able to:

Related Lesson Units

The related lesson unit is:

The SMART Objectives lesson unit discusses determining objectives, applying the SMART Objectives tool and discusses "Management by Objectives", all part of the Strategic Planning Process.

Learning Plan

This lesson unit is to introduce you to "The Strategic Planning Process".

1. Read the Introduction Page.

2. Read the text and web references.

3. View the PowerPoint Presentation, "Strategic Planning".

4. Do the exercises on the exercise page.

5. Discuss the exercises in the Introductory Module Discussion Area.

6. Complete and submit the evaluated assignment listed on the Exercises Page.


It is anticipated that this lesson unit will take between 4 to 5 hours to complete.