Project management courses
Why study project management online?
Plan and control your career path to become a valued project manager. Communicate, motivate, think big picture, and organise the finest details.
Through OUA, you can study online and expand your professional networks and industry contacts. We offer a suite of project management courses, from Postgraduate Single Subjects, Graduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Masters Degrees—all in one place for you to explore, choose and enrol with leading Australian universities.
Build on your first qualification with a project management specialisation. With a postgraduate project management qualification, you’ll be in demand, globally! Work as a project supervisor, project manager or project director in a wide range of industries. From managing megaprojects in information technology, to coordinating music festivals, take the lead and manage your projects—and your career—to perfection.
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Master of Science (Project Management)
- Research Major Stream
- Professional Major Stream
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Project Management Overview
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Skills & opportunities
- Ethical conduct
- Independent judgement
- Tam management
- Effective communication
- Stakeholder management
- Architecture & construction
- Entertainment & festivals
- Government & defence
- Science & engineering
- Sports & events
Support & recognition
Eligible postgraduate students can access government funding through a FEE-HELP loan. Defer your costs then repay through the ATO when you’re earning over a certain amount.
The Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) endorses several project management courses on offer through our higher education marketplace.
Student stories and study advice
11 project management short courses you can study online
Learn how to lead an important work project before the year is over. These online project management courses only take 10-16 weeks to complete.
Project management: More than meets the eye
Project managers are the superheroes of every organisation. We shine a light on the role, including responsibilities, skills, and ways to get started.
Postgraduate qualification levels explained
4 subjects | AQF Level 8
A generalist qualification ideal for postgraduates wanting to develop skills in a specific area.
8 subjects | AQF Level 8
A concentrated approach to important skills for postgraduate students seeking a higher level of understanding.
11-16 subjects | AQF Level 9
A full program of learning to develop postgraduates’ advanced knowledge for professional practice.
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We’ll help you find the right course for you. Our student advisors are ready to answer your questions.
Work out your finances
During your enrolment, we’ll offer you the option to pay upfront in full, or defer your payment using a student loan. Remember to look into income tax deductions for course fees and study-related expenses.
Get credit for your success
We won’t let your hard work go unrecognised. Choose to take a single subject, or combine your work as part of a degree.
Project management stories
Expanding our portfolioMeet Curtin University's Master of Science (Project Management).
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Explore and choose from thousands of degrees, subjects and short courses from leading Australian unis.
Target specific skills and knowledge
Upskill one topic at a time with postgraduate single subjects.
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Enrol through us, and graduate with exactly the same qualification as on-campus students.
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