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PROJMGNT 5021 - Project Management Fundamentals

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Trimester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Intensive in Trimester; up to 3 hours per week in Semester
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assessment: Individual and group assignments

This course introduces the context, rationale, strategy and tactics of project management from the perspectives of key stakeholders. The main model followed it is the international Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK - US Based PMI). Participants will be expected to relate the application of PMBOK directly to projects from their experience, and as a course assignment will be able to apply what they have learnt to an actual work place project. The context and learning of the course will prepare participants with competencies to operate in a range of industries, including engineering, information technology, consulting, production, procurement, maintenance, logistics and supply chain, defence, construction, and manufacturing. Key topics covered include project scope, time, resource and quality management, risk, procurement, integration, stakeholders, and communication.

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Commonwealth supported
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Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Trimester 1 Mon 14/02/2022 Thu 17/02/2022 Fri 01/04/2022 Wed 27/04/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
30061 SE01 50 10 7 Feb - 9 Feb Monday, Wednesday 9am - 5pm Schulz, 214/218, Teaching Room
7 Mar - 7 Mar Monday 9am - 5pm Schulz, 214/218, Teaching Room
9 Mar - 9 Mar Wednesday 9am - 5pm Schulz, 214/218, Teaching Room
30286 SE02 50 26 4 Feb - 8 Apr Friday 1pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
22 Apr - 29 Apr Friday 1pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.