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Procurement & Contract Management

Postgraduate | USA-MPM412 | 2024

Strengthen your knowledge of contract law and management. Gather up the methods used when procuring the goods or services needed to execute a project.Consider the moral, legal and environmental aspects of project procurement and contract management.

Study method
100% online
Subject may require attendance
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks

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Procurement & Contract Management

About this subject

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

    1. Demonstrate an advanced theoretical and practical understanding of procurement and contract management processes within project management contexts over the life of a project
    2. Apply different procurement options based on assessment criteria to suit various project requirements from procurement decisions, methods of solicitations, documentations and selection of services providers
    3. Justify and interpret the legal applications and implications to maintain the integrity of the tender procurement process, including fairness and transparency in preparing tender documentations and evaluations
    4. Critically analyse and synthesise complex contractual issues and resolutions from contract documentations to project completion.

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

  • USA-MPM411 (Not currently available)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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