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Unit of Study

Project Management in Practice
UoS Code INFS6030
Credit points 6
Offered Semester 1 and Semester 2
Prerequisites INFS5001
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Assumed Knowledge
Additional Information This is a compulsory unit for the Project Management Specialisation in the Master of Commerce program.
Lectures 1x 3hr seminar per week
Assessment critical analysis of a project (10%), critical analysis of a project management article (30%), development of project documentation (A) (20%), development of project documentation (B) (40%)
Description Drawing upon the knowledge and skills developed from other units in the project management specialisation, this unit examines project management in practice. Students\\\' understanding and experience of real work projects is enhanced by undertaking structured assessments of historical projects in a variety of contexts and partaking in various team-based learning activities. Contemporary alternative methodological approaches are also examined. Students learn how these methodological approaches are currently applied in industry to include a presentation from a project management expert practitioner.