Program and Portfolio Management
Postgraduate | CUR-PRM560 | 2024
Create a comprehensive organisational plan, taking your cue from strategic management frameworks. Negotiate issues that can arise during a project’s governance process. Learn to navigate the requirements of stakeholders when managing a portfolio.
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- 100% online
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- Enrol by
- 19 May 2024
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- No prior study
- 13 weeks
- Start dates
- 27 May 2024,
- 25 Nov 2024
Program and Portfolio Management
About this subject
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- develop an organisational strategic plan using strategic management models
- create a benefits management plan for an authentic project or program, utilizing benefits management theory
- evaluate the governance process within an existing contemporary project.
- Introduction to Program & Portfolio Management
- Dynamic aspects of the Strategy-making Process
- External Analysis: The Identification of Opportunities and Threats
- Internal Analysis: Distinctive Competencies, Competitive Advantage, and Profitability and Threats
- Building competitive advantage through Business-Level Strategy
- Strategy Implementation and Organisational Architecture
- Project, Program and Portfolio Management and Strategy Management
- Benefits Realisation Management (BRM)
- Organisational Governance and Ethics in PBOs
- Stakeholder Management
- Project Portfolio Management: Introduction, Process, Executing and Implementing
- Organisational Change Management
All projects, programs and portfolios exist within a strategic context. The organisational strategic management process is reviewed. The tools, techniques and process of program and portfolio management processes in terms of benefits management, stakeholder management and governance are explored, evaluated and applied.
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- Report (25%)
- Essay (40%)
- Case Study (35%)
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