Master of Project Leadership

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Master of Project Leadership

Candidates for the Master of Project Leadership complete 48 credit points of units of study including 42 credit points of Core units and 6 credit points of Elective units.
Candidates admitted to the Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate, after completing the requirements, may proceed to the Master of Project Leadership by achieving a Credit (65%) average or above.

Core units

Candidates complete 42 credit points of Core units.
PMGT5860
Project Leadership Thesis A
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
It is expected that the project will be conducted over two consecutive semesters although the two 6 credit point units PMGT5860 and PMGT5861 may be undertaken concurrently.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PMGT5861
Project Leadership Thesis B
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
It is expected that the project will be conducted over two consecutive semesters although the two 6 credit point units PMGT5860 and PMGT5861 may be undertaken concurrently.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PMGT5875
Project Innovation Management
6      Semester 1
PMGT5896
Sustainability and Intelligence in PM
6      Semester 2
PMGT5897
Disaster Project Management
6      Intensive July
PMGT5898
Complex Project Leadership
6    N WORK6130
Semester 1
PMGT6891
Risk Dynamics and Resilience
6    N PMGT5891
Semester 2

Elective units

Candidates are required to select 6 credit points of the following Electives:
PMGT5876
Strategic Delivery of Change
6    N WORK6026
Semester 2
PMGT6871
Project Planning and Governance
6    N PMGT5871
Semester 1
PMGT6872
Project Leadership and Communications
6    N PMGT5872
Semester 1
PMGT6873
Project Economics and Investment
6    N PMGT5873
Semester 2
PMGT6885
Project Placement Special Topic
6    A [Permission by the Director, PM Program]

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive January
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
PMGT6888
International Project Study Tour
6      Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2

Exchange units

Exchange units may be taken as Core or Elective units with the approval of the Program Director.

Graduate Diploma in Project Leadership

Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Project Leadership complete 36 credit points of units of study including 30 credit points of Core units and 6 credit points of Elective units.
Candidates admitted to the Graduate Diploma, after completing 24 credit points, may proceed to the Master of Project Leadership by achieving a Credit (65%) average or above.

Core units

Candidates take 30 credit points of Core units.
PMGT5875
Project Innovation Management
6      Semester 1
PMGT5896
Sustainability and Intelligence in PM
6      Semester 2
PMGT5897
Disaster Project Management
6      Intensive July
PMGT5898
Complex Project Leadership
6    N WORK6130
Semester 1
PMGT6891
Risk Dynamics and Resilience
6    N PMGT5891
Semester 2

Elective units

Candidates are required to select 6 credit points of the following electives:
PMGT5876
Strategic Delivery of Change
6    N WORK6026
Semester 2
PMGT6871
Project Planning and Governance
6    N PMGT5871
Semester 1
PMGT6872
Project Leadership and Communications
6    N PMGT5872
Semester 1
PMGT6873
Project Economics and Investment
6    N PMGT5873
Semester 2
PMGT6885
Project Placement Special Topic
6    A [Permission by the Director, PM Program]

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive January
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
PMGT6888
International Project Study Tour
6      Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2

Graduate Certificate in Project Leadership

Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Project Leadership complete 24 credit points of units of study including 12 credit points of Core units and 12 credit points of Elective units.
Candidates admitted to the Graduate Certificate, after completing the requirements, may proceed to the Master of Project Leadership by achieving a Credit (65%) average or above.

Core units

PMGT5896
Sustainability and Intelligence in PM
6      Semester 2
PMGT5898
Complex Project Leadership
6    N WORK6130
Semester 1

Elective units

Candidates select 12 credit points of Elective units.
PMGT5875
Project Innovation Management
6      Semester 1
PMGT5876
Strategic Delivery of Change
6    N WORK6026
Semester 2
PMGT6871
Project Planning and Governance
6    N PMGT5871
Semester 1
PMGT6872
Project Leadership and Communications
6    N PMGT5872
Semester 1
PMGT6873
Project Economics and Investment
6    N PMGT5873
Semester 2
PMGT6885
Project Placement Special Topic
6    A [Permission by the Director, PM Program]

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive January
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
PMGT6888
International Project Study Tour
6      Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
PMGT6891
Risk Dynamics and Resilience
6    N PMGT5891
Semester 2
For candidates planning to articulate into the MPL, it is recommended to take PMGT5875 or PMGT6891 as one of the electives.

For more information on degree program requirements visit CUSP (https://cusp.sydney.edu.au).