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Master of Project Management (Resource Industry)
Become a specialised project manager for the resources industry
Gain an expert understanding of project management best practice applied to large-scale projects in the resources sector. Study broad principles alongside risk, leadership, control, continuity, environmental analysis, strategy and research
The University of South Australia, UniSA, is ranked in the top 10 universities nationally and amongst the very best young universities in the world. They offer over 200 world-class degrees that are informed by industry and delivered with a highly practical approach to teaching and learning. In fact, they are South Australia’s number one university for graduate careers. They are a valuable partner with Open Universities Australia.
On the completion of the Project Management (Resource Industry) degree students will:
- have gained an advanced and integrated understanding of a discipline-specific body of knowledge
- demonstrate autonomy and expert judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner
The subjects in this degree have been developed to ensure graduates can:
- work independently
- work in teams
- gain an awareness of ethical and professional standards
- be problem solvers
- gain critical analysis and evaluation
No eligibility requirements
Credit will be administered as per University of South Australia Policy. A maximum of one third of the degree can be credited based on previous external studies. Students wishing to claim credits should apply prior to enrolling.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) will be considered where an applicant holds a Diploma (AQF level 5) or higher in a cognate subject. Please contact the University of South Australia for further information on applying for RPL.
Please note: The application for the Master of Project Management (Resource Industry) has been removed as this degree is no longer on offer for new students. Students who commenced this degree prior to 2015 should contact the Program Director to confirm an appropriate study plan.
The aim of the Project Management (Resource Industry) degree is to provide an advanced and integrated understanding of how project management best practice can be applied to large-scale projects in the resources industry. The subjects in this degree build on the four core subjects in the context of a higher level of project planning and control.
Recommended Study Pattern
Students are able to form their own study path, but are requested to enrol in the subject, MPM411 Principles of Project Management at the first opportunity as this is the prerequisite for other subjects in this degree.
To qualify for the Master of Project Management (Resource Industry) qualification, students must complete all 12 subjects.