Course Title: Manage a Major Project

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6048

Course Title: Manage a Major Project

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 35.0

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


345T Media and Communication


Term2 2007

Course Contact: Josiane Meuller

Course Contact Phone: 99254585

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage complex, large, multiple or
diverse projects within the film, television, radio, music or multimedia industries. This unit
focuses on the high level skills needed to deal with operations involving large budgets,
substantial numbers of staff and complex outcomes. For management of smaller or more
straightforward projects, see the unit Manage a Project.

This course is co-delivered with CUSGEN03A Collaborate with colleagues in planning and producing a project within the class Industry Practice 2

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSADM04A Manage a major project


CUSADM04A /03 Monitor all aspects of the project

CUSADM04A /01 Design the scope for the project

CUSADM04A /02 Develop overall project plan

CUSADM04A /04 Evaluate the whole project

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

100% of the Assessment is based on students working collaboratively in researching, planning and executing a major project