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PROJMGNT 7024 - Complex Project Management

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Trimester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Intensive
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assumed Knowledge: PROJMGNT 5021
Assessment: Individual and group assignments
Syllabus:

This course is intended to help students better prepare for managing complex projects in the current and future business worlds, characterized by emergence and uncertainty. A variety of relevant theories and tools are covered, including systems theory and systems thinking, the concept of an evolving toolbox for complex project management. Real-life complex project management case studies are discussed in the context of the various domains, including air, maritime and urban transportation, construction, infrastructure, consulting, disaster recovery, and defence. Topics include, governance, organisational culture, pattern recognition and management, policy management, test and evaluation, advanced visualization, modelling and simulation; adaptability, agility and resilience, stakeholder management, leadership, negotiation and conflict resolutions; systemic risk management, and systemic innovation. This course is intended to help students better prepare for managing complex projects in the current and future business worlds, characterized by emergence and uncertainty. Topics include systems theory and systems thinking; governance; organizational culture; pattern recognition and management; policy management; test and evaluation; advanced visualization; modelling and simulation; adaptability, agility and resilience; stakeholder management; leadership; negotiation and conflict resolutions; systemic risk management; and systemic innovation. A variety of relevant tools are also covered, including the concept of an evolving toolbox for complex project management. Real-life complex project management case studies are discussed in the context of the various domains, including air, maritime and urban transportation, construction, infrastructure, consulting, disaster recovery, and defence.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


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 2 Mon 06/06/2022 Thu 09/06/2022 Fri 22/07/2022 Wed 17/08/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
33047 SE01 40 29 7 Jun - 9 Jun Tuesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm Schulz, 218, Teaching Room
12 Jul - 14 Jul Tuesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm Schulz, 218, Teaching Room
33296 SE02 20 15 7 Jun - 9 Jun Tuesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
12 Jul - 14 Jul Tuesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.