Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Year and Campus:||2010 - Parkville|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Duration & Credit Points:||100 credit points taken over 12 months full time. This course is available as full or part time.|
CoordinatorAssoc.Professor Colin Duffield
ContactMelbourne School of Engineering
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The University of Melbourne VIC 3010 AUSTRALIA
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|Course Overview:||The Master of Engineering Project Management is designed to meet the needs of graduates in disciplines requiring an advanced understanding of the theoretical and practical principles of the project management function. This includes understanding of the whole process of project procurement; project team leadership skills; establishment of staff employment conditions and development of appropriate mechanisms and styles for project management.|
|Objectives:||On sucessful completion of the Master of Engineering Project Management a graduate should have: |
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||The Master of Engineering Project Management course is a 1 year 100 point program. There are 2 12.5 point core subjects and a requirement to undertake at least 2 Project Management selective subjects plus up to 4 other selectives to satisfy the requirement of the program.|
|Subject Options:|| |
Core Subjects2 core subjects are required. Both are worth 12.5 points and there is 1 in both semesters 1 and 2.
Study Period Commencement:
Project Management Selectives
An additional 6 (12.5 pt) subjects are required for the course of which at least 2 must be from the project management selectives detailed below. The balance of subjects are to be chosen as electives as detailed below.
Study Period Commencement:
Semester 1, Semester 2
Other subjects can be:Electives (Up to 4 subjects). Options as follows:
The Selection Committee will evaluate the applicant’s ability to pursue successfully the course using the following criteria:
The Selection Committee may conduct interviews and tests and may call for referee reports and employer references to elucidate any of the matters referred to above.
Language RequirementsAll applicants must meet the English language requirements of the University to be eligible to be offered a place.
Please Check the University English language requirements
The Melbourne School of Engineering's English Language alternative may affect the duration and cost of your course.
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for these subjects are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit |
|Graduate Attributes:||The Melbourne School of Engineering has mapped the University of Melbourne graduate attributes with Engineers Australia graduate attributes and Melbourne School of Engineering graduate attributes. |
|Professional Accreditation:||In addition to the core subjects, the following selective subjects are advantageous if candidates are to meet the academic requirements for accreditation with the Australian Institute of Project Management. |
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