|SCU Online||Study Period 2,4,6||Study Period 2,4,6|
Analysis of foundational concepts of project management and evaluate current trends in project management practice and research. Students partake in structured learning activities and demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of core project management concepts in practice.
1. Project Management Introduction, Charter and kick-off
2. Communication plan, WBS, and RACI
3. Time Management and Cost Management
4. Progress reporting scope change, and crashing
5. Risk management and quality management
6. Procurement, teams and project closure
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Identify and explain the processes involved in each stage of the project management life cycle||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the Project Management Body of Knowledge; terminology, principles and applications||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||Explain the internal and external roles and responsibilities and present within project management teams||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||Critique current trends in project management research and practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|5||Synthesise and reinterpret a past or existing project using PMBOK terminology and frames.||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
Study Period 2
- Kloppenborg, TJ, 2015, Contemporary Project Management, 3rd edn, Cengage Learning, Stamford, USA. ISBN: (ISBN 13) 978-1-285-43335-6.
Study Period 4
- Kloppenborg, TJ, Anantatmula, V & Wells, KN, 2018, Contemporary Project Management, 4th edn, Cengage, Boston, MA, USA. ISBN: 978-1-337-40645-1.
Study Period 6
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Teaching and assessment
SCU Online (intensive)
|Structured online learning|
Commonwealth Supported courses
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