PROJECT MANAGEMENT

BUS2PMX

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject you will develop the essential skills required to plan, develop and execute a business project within an allocated budget and timeline. You will develop an understanding of the different type of projects that exist across a range of industries and job roles. You will learn how to define the parameters of a project, including the project scope, relevant stakeholders, resources and reporting requirements. The subject incorporates project management methodology and provides you with the opportunity to use project management tools to develop and implement a project plan.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Student must be enrolled in one of the following courses: LBAB, LBABM, LBABK, LDAB, LAAB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Project Management Learner Resource Group

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorDidasko Digital

Year2017

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDidasko Group

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

COMMUNICATION - Communicating and Influencing
DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Research and Evidence-Based Inquiry
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Ethical and Social Responsibility

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Define the parameters of a project, including the scope, stakeholders, resource and reporting requirements.
02. Apply appropriate project management methodology models to business scenarios
03. Effectively communicate and report on project requirements, progress and outcomes to stakeholders
04. Plan, organise and control a project lifecycle using project management methodology, tools and technology.
05. Identify project risks and put strategies in place to mitigate risks.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 2 - 13
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 2 to week 13 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Individual project plan (equivalent to 2,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report (500 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three project activities (900 word equivalent total)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 41 - 52
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 52 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Individual project plan (equivalent to 2,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report (500 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three project activities (900 word equivalent total)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 45 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Individual project plan (equivalent to 2,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report (500 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three project activities (900 word equivalent total)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 6 - 17
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 6 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Individual project plan (equivalent to 2,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report (500 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three project activities (900 word equivalent total)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 15 - 26
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 15 to week 26 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Individual project plan (equivalent to 2,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report (500 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three project activities (900 word equivalent total)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 23 - 34
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 23 to week 34 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Individual project plan (equivalent to 2,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report (500 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three project activities (900 word equivalent total)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Young

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

Individual project plan (equivalent to 2,000 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Progress report (500 words)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Three project activities (900 word equivalent total)To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5