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SRM752 - Advanced Project Management

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Unit chair:

Adam Krezel

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Cloud (online) students are expected to engage in online activities (22 hours). Campus students are expected to attend 2 x 2 days intensive workshops. Classes will run for 6 hours per day, during weeks 2 and 3. Dates will be confirmed on enrolment in this unit.

Note:

Online teaching methods require internet access. You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment

Content

The unit integrates the historical development of project management (PM) profession with contemporary internationalised project management practice.  A case study approach is used to examine the PM theories, methodologies, tools and techniques applied to management of a large-scale, international construction project.  Strategic, tactical and operational challenges of internationalised project management are investigated and scenarios for successful project's delivery are explored.  Project management is also examined through 'softer' themes including project team capabilities, leadership and team culture in the context of stakeholder management and integrated project management.  Applicability of various organisational structures is evaluated in the context of a large-scale international construction projects.

Assessment

Critical analysis essay 40%, case study report 60%

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