The 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.
To undertake successful project management, as a team leader, you need excellent team management and leadership skills. These units have been incorporated into project management to assist you identify and engage in leadership of your project management.
Project Management has been identified as 8th on the top 15 careers of the future, as more organisations utilise project management to propel their companies into the high level activity.
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
DepartmentBusiness Management and Finance
Runs two night per week.
Class Schedule: *
Tues - PM (Leadership units)
Thurs - PM (Project management units)
*Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Course Advisor
Modes of Delivery
Enquire now to find out if you are eligible for government funding and other forms of help paying for fees. The student tuition fees as published are correct at time of publication and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. All enrolments excluding RPL/RCC and Higher Education incur an annual Amenities fee with a maximum cap of $250
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
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
Pathways to further studySuccessful completion of this course will enable you to enrol in our HEBSBUS 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 hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.
|BSBLDR502||LEAD AND MANAGE EFFECTIVE WORKPLACE RELATIONSHIPS||50|
|BSBLDR511||DEVELOP AND USE EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE||60|
|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|
|BSBPMG515||MANAGE PROJECT HUMAN RESOURCES||40|
|BSBPMG516||MANAGE PROJECT INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION||40|
|BSBPMG517||MANAGE PROJECT RISK||40|
|BSBPMG521||MANAGE PROJECT INTEGRATION||60|
|BSBWOR502||LEAD AND MANAGE TEAM EFFECTIVENESS||60|
You can seek Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where your work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL is individually assessed based on evidence submitted by the student to the teaching department. Applications for RPL will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic trainers, academics and where appropriate, industry experts.
Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.
This qualification aligns with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5.