Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 x 3-hour lecture per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Admission into one of the following courses:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
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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: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Valerie Francis
Subject Coordinator email:
The Eastern Precinct (building 138)
(between Doug McDonell building and Eastern Resource Centre)
The aim of this subject is to understand and apply project management knowledge areas through the life cycle of project. Subject content includes tools and techniques used to set up, monitor, control, and measure various aspects of projects. Particular emphasis will be made on scope, time, and cost.
A complex project will be used as a case study and will be considered both from the client and contractor’s perspectives. The case study will be a direct and detailed correlation of material studied in lectures, and will follow the project life cycle. Assignments will consolidate all aspects of the content covered.
The 3 hour weekly sessions will include lectures, guest lectures, class participation, and discussion. Students will be able to synthesise from class sessions, readings, private research, and working in groups.
On the completion of this subject, students should be able to:
Hurdle requirement: A minimum mark of 40% has to be achieved in the examination in order to pass this subject.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
At the completion of the subject students should have developed the following skills and capabilities:
Computer Requirements: A PC with Windows operating system; 56k Modem for dial-up access, and a webcam.
Resources provided to distance students: Internet based IT framework (Learning Management System) with secured access facilitating interactions with other students and the subject coordinator/tutor and completion of academic exercises.
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