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Term1,4
Term1,4

Unit description

Undergo structured and problem-based (scenario) learning experiences in order to execute higher-order project management outcomes in an agile environment, including in assessing and managing risk, establishing project controls, and ensuring project quality.

Unit content

  1. Project Quality Management
  2. Project Approaches
  3. Project Risk Management
  4. Critical Path and Procurement - Risk & Quality issues
  5. Project Controls 
  6. Readiness and Closure

Learning outcomes

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.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1Assess and verify the risk associated with project implementation
2Assess and verify the quality of projects
3Undertake systems design and root-cause analysis
4Control project performance and update project scope in the implementation phase

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. Assess and verify the risk associated with project implementation
  2. Assess and verify the quality of projects
  3. Undertake systems design and root-cause analysis
  4. Control project performance and update project scope in the implementation phase

Prescribed Learning Resources

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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Structured online learning
Assessment
Project report30%
Poster30%
Project report40%
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Fee information

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