Project management courses

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Introduction to Project management

Study project management to take on an exciting new role in your industry. Learn how to communicate, motivate, think big picture, and organise the finest details.

Through Open Universities Australia, you can compare and enrol in online project management courses from leading universities. Build on your first qualification with a specialist postgraduate degree. Or upskill with a short course in an area like agile project management. When you choose this flexible online study path, you can work towards your future without missing a beat in your career. 

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Curtin University


Program and Portfolio Management

100% online

No ATAR required. Start with a subject.

Starts 27 May 2024, 25 Nov 2024

Enrolments open until 30 May

University of Tasmania


Construction Project Management

100% online

No ATAR required. Start with a subject.

Starts 22 Jul 2024

Curtin University


Project Management Overview

100% online

No ATAR required. Start with a subject.

Starts 26 Aug 2024

University of South Australia


Project Management for Engineers

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No ATAR required. Start with a subject.

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Online project management degrees

University of Southern Queensland

For excellence at the project, program or portfolio level

100% online

2 years full time or part time equivalent

Curtin University

Become a valued and efficient project manager

100% online

6 months full time or part time equivalent

Edith Cowan University


Bachelor of Commerce

Combine essential business skills with a commerce specialisation

Online & on-campus

3 years full time or part time equivalent

Southern Cross University


Master of Project Management

Become a skilled leader in the project management field

100% online

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