Subject details

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

  1. demonstrate advanced knowledge of project monitoring and control processes as required during typical project lifecycles
  2. apply critical thinking skills to analyse and transform project control principles in diverse situations
  3. communicate advanced knowledge of project control systems to informed audiences
  4. apply high quality team skills in a variety of project oriented situations
  • Topics

    • The Monitoring and Controlling Process Group (PMBOK® Guide)
    • Project schedules and management
    • Project costing and tracking
    • Project quality plans and compliance
    • Scope control
    • Stakeholder relationship management
    • Risk control
    • Project communications
    • Performance management
    • Project monitoring, auditing and reporting
    • Process improvement
  • Study resources

    • Instructional Methods

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

      • Welcome letter
    • Online Materials

      • Printable format materials
      • Resources and Links
      • Online Assessment

Entry Requirements

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this unit, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s); or enrol in the following subject(s) to study at the same time or prior to this subject:

USA-MPM411-Principles of Project Management

Special requirements

No special requirements

This subject will provide you with in-depth knowledge in respect to practices associated with the monitoring and controlling of project activities from project inception to completion.

  • Invigilated Exam - 2000 words equivalent (40%)
  • essay or case study (30%)
  • online activities (30%)

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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