Course Title: Manage projects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5247

Course Title: Manage projects

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

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


365T Global, Urban & Social Studies

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2012,
Term2 2012,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015

Course Contact: Mandy Morrison

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4065

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage a straightforward project or a section of a larger project.
This unit addresses the management of projects including the development of a project plan, administering and monitoring the project, finalising the project and reviewing the project to identify lessons learnt for application to future projects.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBPMG510A Manage projects


1.Define project

2.Develop project plan

3.Administer and monitor project

4.Finalise project

5.Review project

Learning Outcomes

By completing this unit the student will achieve and demonstrate competency in the following skills:

  • Defining projects
  • Developing a project plan
  • Administering and monitoring projects
  • Finalising projects
  • Reviewing projects

Overview of Assessment

Assessment in this unit will consist  of a combination of  written responses to underpinning knowledge questions and a 3rd party testimonial demonstrating your skills and knowledge in project development and mangement within a community development context.