• Offered by Research School of Management
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Classification Transitional
  • Course subject Management
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Andrew Fox
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
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The courses focuses on the management of the execution phase of projects. The students will learn practices and tools to plan and monitor projects, making corrective decisions and introduce changes to plans to ensure the project achieves its objectives.

Learning Outcomes

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:

  1. Identify the contextual factors affecting project monitoring and control during the project execution phase. (Ask + Remember)
  2. Implement evidence-based project control. (Acquire + Understand)
  3. Gauge the quality of available evidence to evaluate the project progress. ( Appraise + analyse)
  4. Ascertain the appropriate corrective actions based on relevant approaches and evidence to ensure that project status is effectively monitored, managed and communicated. (Aggregate + evaluate)
  5. Recognize the implications of the courses of actions on project outcomes. (Apply + evaluate)
  6. Devise a project execution report for future project monitoring and control (Assess + create)

Indicative Assessment

  • Assignment 1: 30%
  • Assignment 2: 40%
  • Assignment 3: 30%

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Individual assignments and group presentations

Prescribed Texts

Required text: Meredith, J.R., and Mantel, S.J. 2012. Project Management: A Managerial Approach. New York: Wiley.
Optional text: Zwikael, O. & Smyrk, J.R. 2011. Project Management for the Creation of Organisational Value. London: Springer.


Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

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Student Contribution Band:
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4080
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $5400
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

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First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
4606 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A

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