Graduate diplomas prepare students to develop advanced knowledge and skills for professional or highly skilled work and further learning corresponding to AQF level 8 qualifications.
Project Management is a distinct professional discipline, having its own body of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques. It involves managing a project from inception to completion and the successful attainment of the project objectives. It provides the opportunity to gain the understanding, knowledge and skills necessary for performing the role of project manager. This course adopts a generic approach to project management and is applicable to any project in industries such as construction, engineering, education, health, commerce, information technology and research and development.
Additional Course Expenses
Students may be expected to purchase a number of textbooks and other essential study materials.
Applicants are required to meet University academic and English language entry standards; details are provided at http://futurestudents.curtin.edu.au. Applicants generally require a bachelor degree or graduate certificate.
Specifically, applicants require a bachelor degree or equivalent; or Graduate Certificate in Project Management.
Credit for Recognised Learning
Applications for credit towards a course are assessed on an individual basis. Credit reduces the amount of learning required to complete the course and may be granted for formal education qualifications, non-formal learning from non-award programs of study and informal learning through work experiences. Further information can be found at http://futurestudents.curtin.edu.au.
A student who has successfully completed the requirements of an approved intermediate award may apply for graduation in that award subject to approval of Head of School/Department. Fees apply. Intermediate awards approved for this course:
Graduate Certificate in Project Management
Pathway to Further Study
Graduates may qualify for entry to some master degrees. For further details, see the University websitehttp://curtin.edu.au.
Graduate diplomas contain a series of units which may include compulsory (core), optional or elective units to cater for student preferences. They may contain a range of majors/streams for students to choose from to pursue learning in a specialised area of study.
Duration and Availability
This fee-paying course is one year full-time or equivalent part-time study.
Location and delivery Mode
|YEAR||LOCATION||PERIOD||ALL*||INTERNAL||PARTIALLY ONLINE INTERNAL^||EXTERNAL||FULLY ONLINE#|
|2014||Bentley Campus||Semester 1||Y|
|2014||Bentley Campus||Semester 2||Y|
|2014||Sydney Campus||Trimester 1A||Y|
|2014||Sydney Campus||Trimester 2A||Y|
|2014||Sydney Campus||Trimester 3A||Y|
The information displayed above refers to study periods and locations where the course is available for first time entry. Students are normally only offered or admitted to a course once.
* The course itself may not be available either solely internally or externally but individual units may be offered in either or both of those modes. Prospective students should contact the Course Coordinator for further information.
^ Course and associated units are offered in this mode permitting International Onshore student enrolment.
# Course and associated units are offered in this online only mode and DO NOT permit International Onshore student enrolment.
|YEAR 1 SEMESTER 1|
|10895||v.3||Project Management 641||3.0||25.0|
|13619||v.3||Project Quality Management 641||3.0||25.0|
|10899||v.4||Project Procurement Management 642||3.0||25.0|
|314919||v.1||Project and People 641||3.0||25.0|
|YEAR 1 SEMESTER 2|
|10896||v.4||Project Cost Management 642||3.0||25.0|
|10898||v.4||Project Risk Management 641||3.0||25.0|
|10897||v.4||Project Time Management 641||3.0||25.0|
|SELECT ELECTIVE UNITS TO THE TOTAL VALUE OF:||25.0|
Source : Curtin University