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Project Management: Principles and Strategies

Undergraduate | USA-BUSS2082 | 2024

Learn about the skills, tools, and techniques used in delivering projects of value. You’ll cover project scoping, scheduling, and resourcing. Explore where project management fits into business strategy. Learn to manage risk and work with project teams. 

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Study method
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Enrol by
16 June 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
10 weeks
Start dates
8 Jan 2024,
24 June 2024

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Project Management: Principles and Strategies

About this subject

  • By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to: 

    1. Explain the nature and functions of project management in a business environment. 
    2. Identify the critical features of a project and describe the strategic importance of a project based corporate and industry strategy. 
    3. Plan the strategic project including activities and resources scheduling, timeline and milestone indicators, financial budgeting and risk minimisation contingencies, using both manual and technological techniques, such as Gantt, PERT diagrams and discuss the significance of critical path. 
    4. Identify the critical factors that lead to a successful relationship between project team and host organisation representatives. 
    5. Analyse a project using a model of strategic governance. 
    6. Design appropriate project deliverable formats, including a project report and an executive briefing presentation.

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No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
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