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- Develop professional project design documentation to meet the requirements of software or cybersecurity industry standards.
- Conduct effective and collaborative project team meetings through application of team dynamics knowledge.
- Create a project management framework for application to Computer Science & Information Technology projects.
- Critically analyse the security aspects of project development and embed risk mitigation in project management processes.
- Critically appraise, analyse, refine and document system requirements to solve real-time problems in software or cybersecurity systems.
- • Characteristics of projects.
- • Project management approaches.
- • Project management processes groups.
- • Project documentation.
- • Writing a project management plan.
You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:one of
- LTU-CSE2DBF-Database Fundamentals
- LTU-CSE2UI-User Interface Design
- LTU-CSE2SAD-System Analysis and Design
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed CSE4PRO (Advanced Programming Project) or CSE3PRG (Programming Project) or CSE4PRG (Programming Project) or CSE4PRA (Advanced Software Engineering Project A) or CSE4PRB (Industry Project 4B) or CSE5PRA (Industry Project A) or CSE5PRB (Industry Project B) are ineligible to enrol in this subject. Pre-requisites: Students must have completed 180 credit points.
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Project management is the process of leading the work of a team to achieve specified goals and outcomes in a specified time. This subject provides necessary skills and techniques to manage small or medium-sized information technology projects, with strong focus on the analytical side of project management, referring to scheduling, cost, and resource management, as well as the 'people' and client management issues that must be dealt with in order to ensure successful projects. In the subject you will work in a team to cover the skills required to assess, identify and manage risks to projects, to prepare realistic plans and appropriate documentation, track activities across project schedules and report appropriately to stakeholders. Your team's project will be assessed at different stages.
You MUST complete both CSE3PM and CSE3CAP in two consecutive semesters.
- 2 group progress reflections (500 words per student x 2 reports). (15%)
- Project framework report based on a hypothetical project. (1000 words per report). (25%)
- One hour end-of-semester examination (1000 words). (25%)
- Project management reports based on capstone project (1000 words per student). (25%)
- End-of-semester management group oral presentation applied to future project (500 words per student). (10%)
Current study term: 26 Feb 23 to 26 May 23
Textbook information is pending.
Next study term: 30 Jul 23 to 27 Oct 23
Textbook information is pending.