Engineering Management 3E

Subject 421-456 (2008)

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Credit Points: 6.250
Level: Undergraduate
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2008.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Sixteen hours of lectures and eight hours of practical classes.
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: 421-355 Management for Engineers 2
Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.

It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support:


Mr W Robertson
Subject Overview:

At the completion of this subject, students should be able to: (i) apply management principles to the development of an environmental management system based on the ISO 1400 Standard for an environmental engineering project; (ii) appreciate the dynamics of small group interactions and teamwork in making presentations to, and in preparing reports (including a non-technical summary) for, senior management; and (iii) recognise the need for and practice of personnel skills ranging from making personal presentations, undertaking interviews and performance appraisals, providing good communication and managing human resources.

Assessment: A 2-hour written end of semester examination (70%) and one written assignment with a maximum of 4000 words or equivalent (30%) due during the semester.
Prescribed Texts: None
Recommended Texts:

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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

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