Course Title: Evaluating and Managing Project Risk

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Evaluating and Managing Project Risk

Credit Points: 12.00

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BUSM1276

City Campus

Postgraduate

325H Property, Construction & Project Management

Face-to-Face

Sem 1 2006,
Sem 2 2006,
Sem 1 2007,
Sem 2 2007,
Sem 1 2008,
Sem 2 2008,
Sem 1 2009,
Sem 2 2009,
Sem 1 2010,
Sem 2 2010,
Sem 1 2011,
Sem 2 2011,
Sem 1 2012,
Sem 2 2012,
Sem 1 2013,
Sem 2 2013,
Sem 1 2014,
Sem 2 2014,
Sem 1 2015,
Sem 2 2015,
Sem 1 2016,
Sem 2 2016,
Sem 1 2017,
Sem 2 2017,
Sem 1 2018,
Sem 2 2018,
Sem 1 2019,
Sem 2 2019,
Sem 1 2020

BUSM4315

RMIT University Vietnam

Postgraduate

325H Property, Construction & Project Management

Face-to-Face

Viet1 2013

Flexible Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BUSM4616

RMIT Online

Postgraduate

325H Property, Construction & Project Management

Internet

JulDec2017 (KP4)

BUSM4616

RMIT Online

Postgraduate

325H Property, Construction & Project Management

Internet

JanJun2018 (KP2)

BUSM4616

RMIT Online

Postgraduate

325H Property, Construction & Project Management

Internet

JulDec2019 (KP4)

BUSM4616

RMIT Online

Postgraduate

325H Property, Construction & Project Management

Internet

JanJun2020 (KP2)

Course Coordinator: A/Prof Malik Khalfan

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 1936

Course Coordinator Email: malik.khalfan@rmit.edu.au

Course Coordinator Location: 08.08.52

Course Coordinator Availability: Friday 11.30am - 1.30pm


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

You should have satisfactorily completed the prerequisite courses

Enforced Prerequisite: 003012 BUSM1273 Project Management Techniques

before you commence this course.  

OR 

Alternatively you may be able to demonstrate the required skills and knowledge before you start this course.  Contact your course coordinator if you think you may be eligible for recognition of prior learning.  Further information: http://www.rmit.edu.au/browse;ID=x94or0ccuu7k

 


Course Description

In this course you will explore the concepts of risk in a project context and develop your critical understanding of the principles and processes of systematic risk management. This course will develop your ability to apply the principles and processes of risk management in a project environment; and build your knowledge of techniques used in the economic and financial evaluation of risk and uncertainty in projects.


Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

In this course you will develop the following program learning outcomes:

  • PLO1: Determine and apply knowledge of complex project management theory, principles and best practice to applied projects to contribute to the profession and discipline of project management
  • PLO3: Professionally communicate and justify project scope, design, implementation, strategy and /or outcomes, engaging effectively with diverse stakeholders across a range of industry sectors
  • PLO4: Apply the specialist knowledge and technical skills required to creatively address the diverse needs of project stakeholders, formulating innovative solutions and demonstrating independent and sound decision making related to your professional practice and the discipline


Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs)

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • CLO1: Analyse the fundamental principles of risk management as applied in a project context
  • CLO2: Select and apply techniques and tools of risk to identify and analyse risk
  • CLO3: Analyse and apply risk management processes to develop a industry risk management plan


Overview of Learning Activities

Your learning in this course will take place through face to face lectures and workshops. Learning activities in this course will include: class discussions, group work, industry based case studies and risk management software workshops.


Overview of Learning Resources

RMIT will provide you with resources and tools for learning in this course through our online systems.


Overview of Assessment

You will be assessed on how well you meet the course’s learning outcomes and on your development against the program learning outcomes.

Feedback will be given on all assessment tasks.

Equitable Learning Services

Equitable Learning Services (ELS) provide support and equal opportunities for students with a disability, long-term illness and/or mental health condition and primary carers of individuals with a disability. You can contact the ELS if you would like to find out more: https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/support-and-facilities/student-support/equitable-learning-services. You can also contact the course coordinator or the program coordinator if you would like to find out more. 

An assessment charter (http://mams.rmit.edu.au/kh6a3ly2wi2h1.pdf) summarises your responsibilities as an RMIT student as well as those of your teaching staff. 

Your course assessment conforms to RMIT assessment principles, regulations, policies and procedures which are described and referenced in a single document: http://www.rmit.edu.au/browse;ID=ln1kd66y87rc.