Postgraduate | CUR-PRM520 | 2024
Project Cost Management
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Oversee the monetary side of the project development process. Tally up cash-flow management, cost estimations and overall budgeting. Familiarise yourself with the tools, theories and techniques you’ll need to create and implement a project budget.
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- Start dates
- 26 Feb 2024,
- 26 Aug 2024,
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- Entry requirements
- No ATAR needed,
- No prior study
- 13 weeks
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Project Cost Management
About this subject
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- apply the processes of project cost management to create a project budget
- create a cost-based model for cost-based decision making
- recognise the concepts, theories, tools and techniques of project cost management.
- Introduction to Project Cost Management
- Cost Budgeting
- Cash Flow Management
- Cost Estimating Methods and Important Aspects
- Project Selection
- Life Cycle Costing
- Cost Estimating Techniques
- Cost Control and Earned Value
- Cost Benefit Analysis
This subject engages students in the processes of project cost management in a project environment, including cost estimating, cost budgeting and cost control. They will also apply project selection methodologies, life cycle costing, value management, cost benefit analysis, and earned value analysis techniques.
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