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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 5387

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
106144

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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 Natural and Built Environments

Course aim

To provide students with a specialized knowledge of project governance and associated ethical perspectives within a range of project management contexts.

Course content

Students will study a broad set of inter-related theoretical concepts and practical processes across the project lifecycle, including: corporate and project policy, project documentation and communications, people management, contractual concepts, project auditing, principles of governance; professional ethics and accountability; and legal and social responsibilities of organisations and managers in Project Management environments.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BUSS 5142 Principles of Project Management

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour 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 EAST
Case study 1500 words 30% N/A
Research paper 2000 words 40% N/A
Group assignment 1300 - 1500 words per person 30% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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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
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* 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 Natural and Built Environments
School of Natural and Built Environments

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