- Code BUSN8062
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Accounting & Business Info Syst
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Business
- Areas of interest Commerce, Management
- Academic career PGRD
- Prof Shirley Gregor
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2014
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The course is designed to introduce students to advanced management topics relevant to executing major projects. The aim of this course is to provide a grounded understanding of key aspects of successful project management practices in the context of a global economy and increased organisational complexity.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will be able to:
- Understand the role of the project managers in the execution of major projects.
- Work together with others in a “project team”.
- Learn about three key process of project execution.
- Develop critical uncertainty management skills.
- Develop critical conflict management skills.
- Develop communication skill for executives.
- Show competence in giving formal and informal oral presentations.
- Show competence in researching a project management topic.
- Have an understanding of high quality project management practice and research.
See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available.
- Participation 5%
- Mid-semester Examination 15%
- Assignment & Presentation 30%
- Final Examination 50%
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Students taking this course are expected to commit at least 10 hours a week to completing the work. This will include attending lecture/seminar, tutorials, private study and project preparation
Practical experience with projects or previous project management studies could be advantageous.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- 6 units
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3438||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|