This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge. They may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. They have project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. They possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical and managerial competencies to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others.
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|AQF Level||Level 5: Diploma|
There are no entry requirements for this course. However, it is recommended that students have computer literacy skills to undertake research, access learning resources, participate in on-line forums, lectures/tutorials and develop report writing skills. Learning MicroSoft Project is also required in the course. Students are also required to manage a project, either in the workplace, association, community or personally when undertaking BSBPMG521.
Possible job outcomes include: Project manager, Project Coordinator, Project Administrator, Events manager, events coordinator, events administrator, scheduler, planner, procurement, Stakeholder liaison, Change manager. These possible outcomes can be applied across various industries
2 years part-time
New students commence with BSBPMG511-Manage Project Scope Upon completion of BSBPMG511-Manage Project Scope, students can enrol in the next available unit which are available monthly. Students should complete BSBPMG521-Manage Project Integration as the final unit of their studies.
|BSBPMG512||Manage project time||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG513||Manage project quality||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG514||Manage project cost||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG516||Manage project information and communication||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG515||Manage project human resources||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG517||Manage project risk||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG511||Manage project scope||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG521||Manage project integration||More Information||Training.gov Details|
ELECTIVES: Students may choose to complete the listed electives or select any four (4) from any other training package at an AQF level 5 (Diploma). Relevant if students have completed previous study at this level or would like to pursue Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
|BSBWOR501||Manage personal work priorities and professional development||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG519||Manage project stakeholder engagement||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG520||Manage project governance||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|BSBPMG518||Manage project procurement||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|1||BSBPMG511 - Manage project scope|
|12||BSBPMG521 - Manage project integration|
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|BSBPMG512||Manage project time|
|BSBPMG513||Manage project quality|
|BSBPMG514||Manage project cost|
|BSBPMG516||Manage project information and communication|
|BSBPMG515||Manage project human resources|
|BSBPMG517||Manage project risk|
|BSBWOR501||Manage personal work priorities and professional development|
|BSBPMG519||Manage project stakeholder engagement|
|BSBPMG520||Manage project governance|
|BSBPMG518||Manage project procurement|
Additional Resources and Textbooks
Students must have a computer with internet access in order to study online and participate in online tutorials. Students will also require a basic headset and microphone,with optional webcam for online tutorials.
The follow textbooks are required for all core units:
BSBPMG521 - Manage Project Integration requires students to initiate, plan, execute, control and close a project. Project size, type and complexity will be confirmed when initiating a project.
The project management course is an on-line program. Requires internet access, word processing skills for report writing and excel spreadsheet skills to develop tables, charts.
To apply, or to find out more about this course, contact the Student Advice Team on 13 27 86.
Is what I already know taken into account?
Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Documentary evidence will be requested.