Unit Set Information

Project Management Specialisation

Effective from 01-JAN-2018 : Code SPAAPF

Project Management is becoming a core activity in all organisations and is increasingly responsible for delivery of the corporate strategy. Project Management is a skill which can be applied in almost any industry across a range of projects including: developing a new product or service; effecting a change in structure, staffing, or style of an organisation; designing a new product; developing or acquiring a new or modified information system; constructing a building or facility; running a campaign for political office; or implementing a new business procedure or process.


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This Specialisation can be studied in the following courses:

Mode of Delivery

On Campus at Joondalup

Professional recognition

This Specialisation has been Endorsed by: the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM)

A student who has completed this specialisation is eligible to apply for certification as a Certified Practicing Project Practitioner (CPPP) under AIPMs RegPM program. To qualify for CPPP the student must apply for Associate Membership with a copy of their qualification and the course must be listed on our website at the time of application.

Related Careers

Project Officer, Project Team Leader, Project Scheduler, Project Manager

Employment Opportunities

Career opportunities exist in project management in a number of sectors including mining, oil and gas, health, property development, IT, banking, finance, engineering, not-for-profit organisations, and local, state and federal government.

Specialisation Structure

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MAN5402Project Scheduling and Control20
MAN5401Managing Project Scope and Stakeholders20
MAN6302Managing Project Quality20

Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005)

For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website.