Unit

School Of Business

Project ManagementWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 51240.5

Discipline: ORGANISATION MANAGEMENT

Student Contribution Band: 3

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Dilupa Nakandala


Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate Business course, 3752 Master of Project Management or 3749 Master of Science. Students enrolled in other courses require approval from the Director of Academic Program for their course to enrol in this unit.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Quarter 4  Yes  Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street - EVENING  Dilupa Nakandala  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Uni of Economics HCMC Quarter 4  Yes  Uni of Economics Ho Chi Minh City - DAY  Dilupa Nakandala  Timetable not available   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Quarter 2  Yes  Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street - EVENING  Premaratne Samaranayake  Timetable not available  
2021 Quarter 4  Yes  Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street - EVENING  Premaratne Samaranayake  Timetable not available  
2021 Sydney City Quarter 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Uni of Economics HCMC Quarter 1  Yes  Uni of Economics Ho Chi Minh City - DAY  Dilupa Nakandala  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
This unit introduces students to the philosophy, tools and techniques for effectively managing projects in an organisation. Participants will be required to apply lessons learned to real-world situations and cases, developing their professional expertise in project management in ways that are relevant to their careers. Topics include organisational strategy and project selection; project definition and criteria of merit; tools and techniques; team leadership and management; development of project plans; estimation of time and resources; risk analysis and management; scheduling and control; resource allocation; project tracking; project closure and review. Participants will be expected to use MS Project as a project management tool.


Courses
2624.7Master of Business (Operations Management)CURRENT
2631.3Master of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
2761.3Master of Business AdministrationCONTINUING
2761.4Master of Business AdministrationCONTINUING
2761.5Master of Business AdministrationCONTINUING
2761.6Master of Business AdministrationCURRENT
2797.1Master of ManagementCURRENT
2816.1Master of Business AnalyticsCURRENT
3693.3Master of EngineeringCURRENT
3694.3Graduate Diploma in Engineering (exit only)CURRENT
3749.1Master of ScienceCONTINUING
3749.2Master of ScienceCURRENT
3752.1Master of Project ManagementCONTINUING
3759.1Graduate Certificate in Project Management (exit only)CONTINUING
3760.1Graduate Diploma in Project Management (exit only)CONTINUING
3776.1Graduate Certificate in Science (Exit only)CURRENT
3777.1Graduate Diploma in Science (Exit only)CURRENT
4698.3Master of Health ScienceCURRENT
4700.3Graduate Diploma in Health ScienceCURRENT


Specialisations

A2009.1Master of Business Analytics - 2 year pathwayCURRENT
A4038.1Master of Science (Food Science) - 2 year pathwayCURRENT
A4039.1Master of Science (Food Science) - 1.5 year pathwayCURRENT
A4041.1Master of Science (Public Health Nutrition) - 2 year pathwayCURRENT
A4042.1Master of Science (Public Health Nutrition) - 1.5 year pathwayCURRENT
A4047.1Master of Health Science (Health Service Management) 2 year pathwayCURRENT
A4048.1Master of Health Science (Health Service Management) 1.5 year pathwayCURRENT
A4050.1Master of Health Science (Occupational Health and Safety) 2 year pathwayCURRENT
A4051.1Master of Health Science (Occupational Health and Safety) 1.5 year pathwayCURRENT
A4053.1Master of Health Science (Digital Health) 2 year pathwayCURRENT
A4054.1Master of Health Science (Digital Health) 1.5 Year pathwayCURRENT
SP2005.1Operations ManagementCONTINUING
SP2008.1Logistics and Supply Chain ManagementCURRENT
SP2015.1Operations ManagementCURRENT
ST3056.1Food ScienceCONTINUING
ST3057.1Public Health NutritionCURRENT
ST3090.1ManagementCURRENT




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