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Unit of Study PROJ6006 Portfolio and Program Management (2023)

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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:

Integrate projects into programs allowing for a controllable and manageable level of systems complexity

Critically analyse and critique simple and complex theories underpinning project management

Skilfully negotiate complex environments to ensure overall project and program success

Map and design systems and evaluate complexity within the context of project and program management

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Structured online learning
Critical review40%
Case study20%

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Hardback edition is 2019. Paperback edition is 2020 however they are the same book. Ebook versions are also available. The SCU library has a small number of licences for electronic versions. : Müller, R, Drouin, N & Sankaran, S , 2020, Organizational Project Management: Theory and Implementation, 1st Ed (Paperback version), Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham. ISBN: 978 1 80037 242 9.
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • No prescribed resources/equipment.

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