Subject details

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

  1. Demonstrate an advanced an integrated understanding of a complex body of knowledge that includes recent developments in support and sustainment, and its application in professional practice.
  2. Investigate, analyse and synthesise complex information, problems, concepts and theories and to apply established theories to the support and sustainment body of knowledge and practice.
  3. Generate and evaluate the justification an interpretation of theoretical propositions, methodologies, conclusions and professional decisions to a variety of audiences.
  4. Demonstrate theoretical knowledge and skills to apply creativity and initiative to new situations in professional practice in the context of support and sustainment in Defence Projects.
  5. Reflect critically on theory and professional practice or scholarship in the area of contemporary project management in the defence sector.
  • Topics

    • Examination of the artefacts, their preparation and acceptance
    • Integrated Logistics Support (ILS)
    • Configuration Management in the context of defence projects
  • Study resources

    • Instructional Methods

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

      • Welcome letter
    • Online Materials

      • Resources and Links
      • Printable format materials
      • 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:

Special requirements

No special requirements

This unit provides you with an advanced understanding of a complex body of knowledge that includes recent developments in support and sustainment, and its application in professional defence project practice.

  • Online Activities (35%)
  • 1500 words (30%)
  • 2000 words (35%)

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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