Faculty of Engineering

Project Management

Bachelor of Project Management (Software) (2018)

Note: This course version applies only to students first enrolling in 2018.
WARNING: This course version is currently under review and is subject to change.

1. Overview

Course: Bachelor of Project Management (Software) (2018)
CP Required: 144
Min FT Duration: 3.00 Years
Min PT Duration: N/A
Faculty/School: Project Management
Years Offered: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

2. Requirements

To qualify for the award of the pass degree, a candidate must successfully complete 144 credit points, comprising:

(a) 96 Credit Points of core units of study as set out in the Bachelor of Project Management unit of study table;

(b) 36 Credit Points of units of study specified for the relevant stream of the degree as set out in the Bachelor of Project Management Unit of Study table, and

(c) Any additional elective units of study that are applicable to the Bachelor of Project Management; and/or a maximum of 12 credit points of free electives; as may be necessary to gain credit to complete the requirements of the degree.

3. Semesters

Year 1 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
6 ENGG1801: Engineering Computing
6 ENGG1850: Introduction to Project Management
6 INFO1110: Introduction to Programming
3 MATH1002: Linear Algebra
3 MATH1021: Calculus of One Variable

Note: MATH1021 and MATH1002 may be replaced by advanced units MATH1921 and MATH1902.

Year 1 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
6 BUSS1040: Economics for Business Decision Making
6 INFO1113: Object-Oriented Programming
3 MATH1005: Statistical Thinking with Data
3 MATH1023: Multivariable Calculus and Modelling
6 PMGT1852: Facilitation and Stakeholder Engagement

Note: MATH1023 and MATH1005 may be replaced by advanced units MATH1923 and MATH1905.

If commencing BPM in 2nd semester- it is advisable to take MATH1021 in Semester 2 before MATH1023

Year 2 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
6 ENGG2850: Project Cost and Finance
6 ENGG2851: Project Analytics
6 ENGG2855: Project Acceptance
6 ISYS2110: Analysis & Design of Web Information Systems

Year 2 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
6 ENGG2852: Project Based Organisational Behaviour [not offered in 2020]

Note: This unit is discontinued from 2019. Replacement unit is PMGT2854.
6 ISYS2120: Data & Information Management
12 Select from Unit Block:
BPM Other Recommended Electives
or other units.

Note: From 2019, students are recommended to take PMGT2821 Project Conflict Management and PMGT2822 Reframing Projects.

Year 3 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
6 ELEC3610: E-Business Analysis and Design
6 ENGG3853: Project Risk Management: Tools & Techniques
6 PMGT3850: Project Management Capstone Project A
6 PMGT3858: Adapting to Project Context

Year 3 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
6 ELEC3609: Internet Software Platforms
6 ENGG3854: Legal Aspects of Projects
6 PMGT3851: Project Management Capstone Project B
6 PMGT3855: Project Variance Analysis

4. Pathways

No streams/majors defined for this course version.

5. Unit Blocks

Block 1 - BPM Other Recommended Electives

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
CIVL2110 Materials 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
CIVL2511 Research Techniques 6 Semester 2
CIVL2611 Introductory Fluid Mechanics 6 Semester 2
COMP2017 Systems Programming 6 Semester 1
COMP2022 Models of Computation 6 Semester 2
COMP2123 Data Structures & Algorithms 6 Semester 1
DAAE2002 Architecture, Place and Society 6 Semester 1
DAAE2008 Innovative Building Structures 6 Semester 2
DAAE2011 Intro to Visual Communication Design 6 Semester 1
DATA1002 Informatics: Data and Computation 6 Semester 2
DATA2001 Data Science: Big Data and Data Diversity 6 Semester 1
DATA2002 Data Analytics: Learning from Data 6 Semester 2
DECO2103 3D Modelling and Fabrication 6 Semester 2
ISYS2110 Analysis & Design of Web Information Systems 6 Semester 1
ISYS2120 Data & Information Management 6 Semester 2
ISYS2160 Information Systems in the Internet Age 6 Semester 2
MATH2021 Vector Calculus and Differential Equations 6 Semester 1
MATH2061 Linear Mathematics and Vector Calculus 6 Semester 1
Summer Main
MATH2068 Number Theory and Cryptography 6 Semester 2
MATH2069 Discrete Mathematics and Graph Theory 6 Semester 1
MATH2070 Optimisation and Financial Mathematics 6 Semester 2
MATH2921 Vector Calculus and Differential Equations (Adv) 6 Semester 1
PMGT2800 Project Placement A 6 Semester 1
PMGT2801 Project Placement B 6 Semester 2
PMGT2854 Executing Projects 6 Semester 2
PSYC1002 Psychology 1002 6 Semester 2
Summer Main
QBUS2810 Statistical Modelling for Business 6 Semester 1
QBUS2820 Predictive Analytics 6 Semester 2
QBUS3330 Methods of Decision Analysis 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
SOFT2201 Software Construction and Design 1 6 Semester 2
SOFT2412 Agile Software Development Practices 6 Semester 2
WORK1004 Foundations of Management 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
WORK2209 Organisational Analysis and Behaviour 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
WORK2210 Strategic Management 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
WORK2211 Human Resource Strategies 6 Semester 2
WORK2218 People and Organisations 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
WORK3202 Leadership 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
WORK3205 Organisational Communication 6 Semester 1
Semester 2

Note: Alternative elective units may be taken with approval of the Head of School.