PROJECT MANAGEMENT

CSE2PMX

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The focus of this subject are the skills and knowledge required to manage information and communications technology projects. The subject takes a very practical approach by taking students from the project planning stage all the way to the project closure stage. It discusses a feasibility study, how to establish a project team, financial planning, project management tools (i.e. Gantt charts) and more conceptual topics.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesCSE1ISX
Students must be admitted in the following course: SBAIO

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

Learning resources

The complete software project manager

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorAnne P. Murray

Year2016

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Manage ICT projects

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorComputer Power Institute

Year2017

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDidasko Digital

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

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Develop a project charter outlining the project scope
02. Conduct a feasibility study
03. Prepare project work breakdown, schedule and budget
04. Explain how an IT project team is established
05. Review project execution
06. Explain how a project closure is documented

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 2 - 13
One 3.00 hours 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*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 41 - 52
One 3.00 hours 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*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 45 - 0
One 3.00 hours 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*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 49 - 0
One 3.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 49 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 6 - 17
One 3.00 hours 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*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 21
One 3.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 14 - 25
One 3.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 14 to week 25 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 19 - 30
One 3.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 19 to week 30 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 23 - 34
One 3.00 hours 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*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 27 - 38
One 3.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 27 to week 38 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 32 - 43
One 3.00 hours 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*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 36 - 47
One 3.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 36 to week 47 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One x 900-word project charter and feasibility reportStudents create a project charter and a feasibility report based on a scenario

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2

One x 1100 words project documentation reportStudents document a project budget, work breakdown and project plan (i.e. using MS Project on a Gannt chart)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3

One x 2 hour online written examinationUsed to assess the students theoretical knowledge

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

One x 500-word reflective project journal Students document lessons learnt from a project.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO6