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Master of Project Management (2014)


Note: This course version applies only to students first enrolling in 2014.
WARNING: This course version is currently under review and is subject to change.


1. Overview

Course: Master of Project Management (2014)
CP Required: 48
Min FT Duration: 1.00 Years
Min PT Duration: 2.00 Years
Faculty/School: University Archive
Years Offered: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

2. Requirements

To qualify for the award of the Master of Project Management a candidate must complete 48 credit points, including:

MPM General:

(a) 2 Foundation Units of Study (ENGG5871 is compulsory)

(b) 2 Specialisation Units of Study (any)

(c) 2 Professional Practice Units of Study (PMGT5872 is compulsory)

(d) 2 Elective Units of Study

MPM Specialisation:

(a) 2 Foundation Units of Study (PMGT5871 is compulsory)

(b) 2 Specialisation Units of Study (Including the core from your chosen specialisation)

(c) 2 Professional Practice Units of Study (PMGT5872 is compulsory)

(d) 2 Elective Units of Study

MPM Research Practice pathway

(a) 2 Foundation Units of Study (PMGT5871 is compulsory)

(b) 2 Specialisation Units of Study

(c) 1 Elective Units of Study

(d) 1 Professional Practice Units of Study

(e) 12 Credit Points Research Practice (honours level thesis unit)

3. Semesters

Year 1 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
List
12 Select from Unit Blocks:
Foundation Units
Specialisation Units
Pathway Units
Elective units


Note: Students may choose any units from Foundation, Specialisation, Pathway or Elective blocks up to the maximum value allowed for each block and making sure that they meet the minimum requirements for each block across the degree as a whole.
12 Select from PMGT5871: Project Process Planning and Control
PMGT5872: People and Leadership


Note: These units are compulsory. They may be taken in Semester 1 or Semester 2. PMGT5871 may also be taken in Winter or Summer School.

Year 1 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
List
24 Select from Unit Blocks:
Foundation Units
Specialisation Units
Pathway Units
Elective units


Note: Note: Students may choose any units from Foundation, Specialisation, Pathway or Elective blocks up to the maximum value allowed for each block and making sure that they meet the minimum requirements for each block across the degree as a whole.

4. Pathways

Professional Practice Pathway

Type CP CP From
Core
6 PMGT5871: Project Process Planning and Control
Core
6 PMGT5872: People and Leadership
6 Select from ENGG5205: Professional Practice in Project Management
ENGG5811: Critical & Systems Thinking
ENGG5812: Project Delivery Approaches
PMGT5876: Strategic Delivery of Change
PMGT5879: Strategic Portfolio & Program Management
PMGT5892: Project Management Industrial Project
PMGT6869: Advanced Knowledge in Project Management

Research Practice Pathway

Type CP CP From
Core
6 PMGT5883: Project Management Thesis A
Core
6 PMGT5884: Project Management Thesis B

Specialisation: International Project Management

Type CP CP From
Core
6 PMGT5888: Global Project Management


Note: Available in Summer School.
6 Select from ENGG5215: International Engineering Strategies and Operations
PMGT6867: Quantitative Methods: Project Management

Specialisation: Project Economics and Scheduling Management

Type CP CP From
Core
6 PMGT5889: Integrated Cost and Scheduling Control
6 Select from PMGT5873: Project Economics and Finance
PMGT5893: Statistical Methods in PM
PMGT6867: Quantitative Methods: Project Management

Specialisation: Project Risk Management

Type CP CP From
Core
6 PMGT5891: Project Risk Management
6 Select from ENGG5203: Quality Engineering and Management
PMGT5893: Statistical Methods in PM
PMGT6867: Quantitative Methods: Project Management

Specialisation: Strategic Project Management Implementation

Type CP CP From
Core
6 PMGT5876: Strategic Delivery of Change
6 Select from PMGT5875: Project Innovation Management
PMGT5879: Strategic Portfolio & Program Management
PMGT6867: Quantitative Methods: Project Management

5. Unit Blocks

Block 1 - Core Units (Min CP: 12,Max CP: 12)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
PMGT5871 Project Process Planning and Control 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
Winter Main
Summer Main
Int January
Int July
PMGT5872 People and Leadership 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
Summer Main
Int February
Int December

Block 2 - Foundation Units (Min CP: 6,Max CP: 18)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
ENGG5811 Critical & Systems Thinking 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
PMGT5877 Management of Project Organisations 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
PMGT5886 System Dynamics Modelling for PM 6 Semester 2
Semester 2 Online
PMGT5887 Computer Applications in PM 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
PMGT5895 Contracts Management 6 Semester 1
Semester 2 Online

Block 3 - Specialisation Units (Min CP: 12,Max CP: 24)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
ENGG5203 Quality Engineering and Management 6 Semester 2
ENGG5215 International Engineering Strategies and Operations 6 Semester 2
ENGG5812 Project Delivery Approaches 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
PMGT5873 Project Economics and Finance 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
PMGT5875 Project Innovation Management 6 Semester 1 Online
Semester 1 Block Mode
PMGT5876 Strategic Delivery of Change 6 Semester 2
Semester 2 Online
Semester 2 Block Mode
PMGT5879 Strategic Portfolio & Program Management 6 Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
Semester 1 Block Mode
Semester 2 Block Mode
PMGT5888 Global Project Management 6 Semester 2 Online
Semester 2 Block Mode
PMGT5889 Integrated Cost and Scheduling Control 6 Semester 2
Semester 2 Online
PMGT5891 Project Risk Management 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
PMGT6867 Quantitative Methods: Project Management 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online

Note: Exchange units may be taken as Specialist units with the approval of the Program Director.

Block 4 - Pathway Units (Min CP: 6,Max CP: 18)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
ENGG5205 Professional Practice in Project Management 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
Summer Main
Int January
ENGG5811 Critical & Systems Thinking 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
ENGG5812 Project Delivery Approaches 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
PMGT5876 Strategic Delivery of Change 6 Semester 2
Semester 2 Online
Semester 2 Block Mode
PMGT5879 Strategic Portfolio & Program Management 6 Semester 1 Online
Semester 2 Online
Semester 1 Block Mode
Semester 2 Block Mode
PMGT5892 Project Management Industrial Project 12

Block 5 - Elective units (Max CP: 12)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
ENGG5231 Engineering Graduate Exchange A 6 Int January
Int July
ENGG5232 Engineering Graduate Exchange B 6 Int January
Int July

Note: Students can choose an elective unit from Foundation, Specialisation and Pathway units.

Students may enrol in MPL units PMGT5896, PMGT5897 or PMGT5898 as electives if they meet the requirement of 5 years relevant industry experience. Permission is required.