Graduate Diploma in Applied Project Management (GDipAppProjMgt)

Program Code

GDAPM

Program Minimum Units

24

Standard Duration

1 Year

Program Faculty

Faculty of the Professions

AQF Level

08

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

Project management is a cross-disciplinary field that is vital for innovative activity in organisations and industries. Traditionally, project management has played an important role in defence, aerospace, construction and engineering. Increasingly, project management is being applied in areas such as IT, banking and finance, disaster relief recovery, climate change, telecommunications and mining.
The program is available in either online or intensive modes.
The Graduate Diploma in Applied Project Management is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Diploma in Applied Project Management

There shall be a Graduate Diploma in Applied Project Management .

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Applied Project Management, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 24 units in either online or intensive mode, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 24 units
Intensive Mode

To satisfy the requirements for Intensive Mode students must complete courses to the value of 24 units.

Core Courses

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
PROJMGNT 5004 Managing Project and Systemic Risk 3
PROJMGNT 5021 Applied Project Management 1 3
PROJMGNT 7038 Leadership of Organisations 3
PROJMGNT 7040 Portfolios and Programs Management 3
PROJMGNT 7047 Systems Fundamentals 3
PROJMGNT 7056 Enterprise Transformations 3
COMMERCE 7039 Business Research Methods (M) 3

and

Courses to the value of 3 units from the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
PROJMGNT 7024 Complex Project Management 1 3
PROJMGNT 7057 Project Management Controls 3