Course Title: Direct complex project activities

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6074

Course Title: Direct complex project activities

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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


Course Contact: Catherine Han Lin

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 1336

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers direction of project activities in situations where a person has strategic responsibility, accountability and decision making for the overall management of complex project(s). It includes identifying project scope in a strategic context, managing establishment and integration of project activities, and finalising and reviewing project activities. The unit is designed to enable you to apply your learning to a contemporary workplace situation. The integration of work-based learning and academic learning, commonly referred to as Work Integrated Learning (WIL), will allow you to solve authentic business problems or address real issues faced in organisations. You and your class will be provided with the opportunity to receive industry feedback on your learning activities or assessment tasks.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites:  None

This course is co-delivered and co-assessed holistically along with four (4) other competencies: ICAA6157A (COSC5918C) Develop technical requirements for a business solution; BSBEBUS619A (COSC5872C) Develop a Knowledge management strategy for an e-business; ICAA6149A (MIET7346C) Implement quality assurance processes for business solutions; BSBFLM514A (BUSM5733C) Manage people.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

PSPPM601B Direct complex project activities


1. Identify project scope in a strategic context

2. Manage establishment of projects

3. Manage integration of project activities

4. Finalise and review project activities

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including technical requirements documentation, homework, assignments, group and/or individual projects and in class exercises, written tests, practical problem solving exercises, presentations, practical tests and a final exam. Students are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment work to their teacher to ensure that the relevant competency standards are being met.

Students will be provided with feedback throughout the course to check their progress.