Course Title: Implement a spatial information services project plan

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5237 Diploma of Spatial Information Services

Course Title: Implement a spatial information services project plan

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering


Term2 2010,
Term2 2011

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to implement a spatial information services (SIS) project plan. It requires well-developed communication skills and the ability to apply in substantial depth skills and knowledge to a wide variety of spatial contexts to meet project deliverables, often in a supervisory capacity. Functions would be carried out within organisational guidelines.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPPSIS5003A Implement a spatial information services project plan


1 Organise resources.

2 Allocate work areas and activities.

3 Manage human resources.

4 Manage and monitor project.

5 Review project.

Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements

Overview of Assessment

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be able to provide evidence of:
• managing spatial project activity on a day-to-day basis
• managing contingencies and resource requirements
• managing human resources on a day-to-day basis
• managing risk and quality processes
• providing advice and feedback effectively to management and attaining support for operational activity
• working towards set targets
• working within budget.