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PROJMGNT 5004 - Risk Assessment and Management

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: 4333
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week in Semester; Intensive in Trimester
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assessment: Group and individual assignments

Risk is inherent in projects of all scale. This course provides students with the knowledge required to identify, manage, and monitor project risks using ISO 31000 and principles of systems thinking. Through local and international real world examples, students will consolidate the principles of risk management as applied during the various phases of large projects, programs, and mega projects. Students will gain the ability to act on early warning signs, using a systematic methodology to ensure that they are able to maintain project control in accordance with schedule, budget, and quality. Students will also consider methods for researching, identifying, managing, and communicating project risks to equip them with the competence required to lead or participate in project risk management teams.

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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
4333 Mon 13/02/2023 Thu 16/02/2023 Fri 31/03/2023 Wed 26/04/2023

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
30066 SE02 30 25 1 Feb - 3 Feb Wednesday, Friday 9am - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
1 Mar - 3 Mar Wednesday, Friday 9am - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only.  Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
30082 SE01 50 2 1 Feb - 3 Feb Wednesday, Friday 9am - 5pm Schulz, 214/218, Teaching Room
1 Mar - 3 Mar Wednesday, Friday 9am - 5pm Schulz, 214/218, Teaching Room