IT Project Management
Learn how to manage small to medium-sized IT projects. Gain skills in conceptualising and visualising projects. Explore the Prince2 project management method. Get hands-on with tools for a variety of industries.
Your upfront cost: $0
- 20 Sep 2021
The University of South Australia, UniSA, is ranked in the top 10 universities nationally and amongst the very best young universities in the world. They offer over 200 world-class degrees that are informed by industry and delivered with a highly practical approach to teaching and learning. In fact, they are South Australia’s number one university for graduate careers. They are a valuable partner with Open Universities Australia.
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By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to:
- Explain fundamental project management knowledge areas and practices.
- Engage in project management processes that align with established methodologies.
- Develop a project plan for a small to medium sized IT project.
- Communicate and justify a project plan to appropriate stakeholders.
- Introduction to project management
- Project management frameworks
- PRINCE2 and people
- Pre-project/procurement management
- Business case
- Initiating a project
- Quality and risk
- Monitoring project, change and progress
- Closing and tailoring a project, project manager skills, review
You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:
No additional requirements
Develop your project management knowledge and skills required to manage small to medium-sized IT projects. Gain skills in conceptualising and visualising projects in the overall lifecycle of a project from initiation through to final sign off.
Explore the Prince2 project management method and apply your knowledge no matter what industry you work in. Become an efficient user of project management tools, including Microsoft Project Management software and gain experience in creating Gantt charts.
Discover how to establish an effective communication strategy and learn strategies to engage with stakeholders and members of your team.
UniSA Online’s 10-week short courses give you the flexibility to upskill in a certain area, stay current with developments in your field, diversify your knowledge, or even explore a new direction in your career – without having to commit to the time and cost of a full university degree.
Delivered 100% online, you’ll be able to study where and when it suits you. Access online academic and student support seven days a week, fit study around work and life commitments, view learning resources 24/7, and log in to the interactive online environment anywhere, any time and on any device.
This is a first-year course from UniSA Online’s Bachelor of IT and Digital Media degree.
- Continuous Assessment (20%)
- Assignment (80%)
Current study term: 19 Sep 21 to 26 Nov 21
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