Melbourne Polytechnic's Diploma of Project Management has application across virtually every industry sector. Add a project management qualification to your suite of skills and open up your career opportunities.
Plan and implement
Project managers who are able to effectively plan, implement and evaluate projects on time and on budget, are highly sought. You’ll learn from experienced instructors to gain current skills and knowledge in project management practices to apply in your workplace.
An integrated approach to content delivery and assessment
You’ll learn the essential components of successful project management in a sequence:
- project identification
- project planning
- project implementation
- project evaluation and review
Areas of study include:
- scope management
- cost management
- time management
- human resources management
- quality management
- risk management
- managing teams
You may gain employment as:
- project leader
- project management facilitator
- project administrator
- program administrator
For additional information on the Diploma of Project Management, please contact a Melbourne Polytechnic Education and Career Advisor (ECA), on 03 9269 8400 or by email.
DepartmentBusiness Management and Finance
Class Schedule: *
Tue - PM
Wed - AM and PM
Thu - AM and PM
**Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Career Advisor
Modes of DeliveryWorkshops
FeesFind out more on fees and charges
Entrance RequirementsThere are no mandatory requirements for entry to this qualification. We expect you to possess the underpinning skills and educational level to enable achievement of the objectives.
Assessment MethodsVarious forms of assessment may be used, including case studies, demonstrations, and project work
MaterialsYou will be required to purchase text books. A book list and other required materials will be provided by the teaching department at enrolment or class induction
Pathways to further studySuccessful completion of this course will enable you to enrol in the Bachelor of Business
Career PathwaysThis qualification will is the start of your project management career and will open career pathways across many sectors
Units Of Study
The Units of Study listed below have been approved for VET FEE-HELP. You may be required to undertake additional Units of Study in order to obtain the qualification. You will need to determine your particular combination of Units of Study with the department.
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.
|BSBHRM515||Manage Project HR||40|
|BSBLDR501||Develop and use emotional intelligence||60|
|BSBLDR502||Lead and manage effective workplace relationships||50|
|BSBMGT517||Manage operational plan||70|
|BSBPMG511||Manage project scope||40|
|BSBPMG512||Manage project time||40|
|BSBPMG513||Manage project quality||40|
|BSBPMG514||Manage project cost||40|
|BSBPMG516||Manage project information and communication||40|
|BSBPMG521||Manage project integration||60|
|BSBWOR502||Lead and manage team effectiveness||60|
Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.