Subject details

At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. create a project management plan for a project to a professional standard
  2. apply project management control process to achieve successful outcomes
  3. apply research methods in order to select and appraise options
  4. evaluate dynamic problems from real projects synthesise options and recommend solutions.
  • Topics

    • Workshop 1 (Introduction)
    • Work on Project Charter
    • Workshop 2 (Project Management Plan)
    • Workshop 3 (Computer lab)
    • Work on Project Management Plan
    • Workshop 4 (Progress Report)
    • Workshop 5 (Project Completion Report)
    • Work on project completion and reflective research
    • Work on project completion and reflective research
    • Workshop 6 (Review unit)
  • Study resources

    • Instructional Methods

      • Standard Media
      • Web links
      • Online assignment submission
      • Discussion forum/Discussion Board

In order to enrol in this subject, you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:

Elective
  • CUR-PRM-MAS-2019

Special requirements

No special requirements

The application of knowledge, skills and tools learned from other units within the MSc (Project Management) program to a project. This entails the integrative management of scope, time, cost, quality, risk, communication, procurement, human resources and risk. Research skills are used to independently solve problems in an authentic professional environment.

Please Note: If it’s your first time studying a Curtin University subject you’ll need to complete their compulsory ‘Academic Integrity Program’. It only takes two hours to complete online, and provides you with vital information about studying with Curtin University. The Academic Integrity Program is compulsory, so if it’s not completed your subject grades will be withheld.

Find out more about the Academic Integrity module.

  • Project Management Charter (10%)
  • Project Management Plan (30%)
  • Project Management Progress and Completion Reports (20%)
  • Project Research Report (40%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject.

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Related degrees

postgraduate CUR-PRM-MAS-2019

Master of Science Project Management

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  • Research Major Stream
  • Professional Major Stream