Master of Project Management
Duration:1 year 4 months full-time (4 semesters)* This program is delivered in intensive mode. Flexible part-time options available for Australian students.
Starting: January, May, September
Today, project management skills are in high demand in almost every commercial sector. Professionals hold careers at all levels in fields such as construction, finance, health care and related industries, information technology, government and property development.
This program provides a comprehensive business-ready foundation that will equip students from any background with the knowledge required to develop a career and expertise in project management. The Master of Project Management features four distinct study themes including strategy, sustainability, managing complex problems and teams, and virtual teams and global working. The curriculum addresses a range of topics including conflict resolution, effective integrated planning, management, market performance, portfolio management, public and private sector investment and risk identification. External speakers from leading investment banks, credit agencies and portfolio fund managers contribute to case studies and workshops.
Intensive Mode Delivery
Intensive Mode Delivery is a compact and time efficient way to complete a postgraduate qualification with minimal impact on professional and personal lifestyles. All subjects are delivered as two sets of three day sessions per subject scheduled Thursday to Saturday (approximately six to eight contact hours per day) with a break of four or five weeks between session one and session two. Participants will receive 40 hours of combined lectures, discussion groups, case studies and workshops during contact hours. International students are required to be on campus every week.
This degree will provide you with the ability to progress into a wide range of career pathways in project management, in all areas of industry, government and the not-for-profit sector. Opportunities include architecture, construction, facilities management, IT and property, with skills also applicable to related sectors such as civil engineering and mining. You will be equipped with a comprehensive knowledge of sustainable practices, and will be able to seek work anywhere in Australia or around the world.
Graduates of this degree are internationally recognised by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). They are also nationally accredited by the Australian Institute of Project Management.
Last updated June 17, 2015