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PROJMGNT 7047 - Systems Design for Projects
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PROJMGNT 7047 - Systems Design for Projects

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 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
Syllabus:

The content of the course focuses on exploration of complex systems and the key aspects of these and the benefits for managing complex projects and programs appropriately. There is recognition of reductionist thinking and its benefits and disadvantages; systems thinking and complexity are discussed; several system methodologies and Senge's system dynamics provide a context and specific skills. Major topics addressed include Network of essentially systems; Emergence; Self-organisation; Complex Adaptive Systems; Edge of Chaos; Systems design; Systemic structure; Systems tools; Mental models; Path history; Systemic and cascading risk and events; the Environment driving system scope and structure; Dynamism; Sense making and common meaning; Identifying leverage points; Systems intelligence.

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Commonwealth supported
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Undergraduate
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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
Semester 1 Tue 14/03/2023 Thu 23/03/2023 Fri 05/05/2023 Fri 09/06/2023


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12785 SE01 103 1 1 Mar - 5 Apr Wednesday 9am - 11am Barr Smith South, 2060, Teaching Room
26 Apr - 7 Jun Wednesday 9am - 11am Barr Smith South, 2060, Teaching Room
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12786 WR03 25 1 3 Mar - 7 Apr Friday 10am - 11am Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 9 Jun Friday 10am - 11am Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
12787 WR02 25 FULL 1 Mar - 5 Apr Wednesday 1pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
26 Apr - 7 Jun Wednesday 1pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore / interstate students only. Where this requirement is not met, students risk being removed from this class. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
12788 WR01 25 FULL 1 Mar - 5 Apr Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Marjoribanks, 129, Teaching Room
26 Apr - 7 Jun Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Marjoribanks, 129, Teaching Room
20240 WR04 25 FULL 2 Mar - 6 Apr Thursday 1pm - 2pm Hughes, 111a, Teaching Room
27 Apr - 8 Jun Thursday 1pm - 2pm Hughes, 111a, Teaching Room