Course Title: Prepare disaster recovery and contingency plans

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5194

Course Title: Prepare disaster recovery and contingency plans

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 30.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term2 2009,
Term2 2011

Course Contact: Nawal Shomali

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 5826

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit defines the competency required to analyse the impact of the system on the organisation and carry out risk analysis, disaster recovery and contingency planning for the project.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


This course is co-delivered and co-assessed holistically along with MIET7345C Manage Project Quality.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAA5056A Prepare disaster recovery and contingency plans


1. Evaluate impact of system on business continuity

2. Evaluate threats to system

3. Formulate prevention and recovery strategy

4. Develop disaster recovery plan to support strategy

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will include a project portfolio, class exercises and an in-class supervised assessment.
You are advised that  you are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate your assessment work to their teacher to ensure that the relevant competency standards are being met. You will be provided with feedback throughout the course to check  your progress.