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Area/Catalogue
INFS 5057

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100514

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To apply project management concepts, principles and skills in order to effectively manage small, medium and large, complex IT projects.

Course content

IT project management concepts and frameworks; the role of the project manager; conceptualising and visualising projects in terms of the overall cycle from initiation through to sign off; project management processes and knowledge areas; project management tools and techniques; interfaces between the project manager and various stakeholders.

Textbook(s)

Barker, Stephen 2013, Brilliant PRINCE2: What you really need to know about PRINCE2, Pearson Education Limited, UK

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Seminar 2 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External N/A x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Seminar 2 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
External N/A x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Essay 1500 words 20% N/A
Report 2000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Essay 1500 words 20% N/A
Report 2000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Essay 1500 words 20% N/A
Report 2000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Essay 1500 words 20% N/A
Report 2000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Information Technology and Mathematical

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