Master of Applied Project Management (Project Systems) (MAppProjMgt(ProjSys))

Program Code

MAPMP

Program Minimum Units

48

Standard Duration

2 Years

Program Faculty

Faculty of the Professions

AQF Level

09

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 Master of Applied Project Management (Project Systems) is an AQF Level 9 Masters Conversion qualification with a standard full-time duration of 2 years.

Academic Program Rules for Master of Applied Project Management (Project Systems)

There shall be a Master of Applied Project Management (Project Systems) .

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Master of Applied Project Management (Project Systems), the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 48 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 33 units
  2. Elective courses to the value up to 3 or 9 units depending on the Research Project
  3. Research equivalent courses to the value of 6 or 12 units in the form of a Research Project
Online Mode

Core Courses

Courses to the value of up to 33 units may be taken from the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
PROJMGNT 5004OL Managing Project and Systemic Risk 3
PROJMGNT 5021OL Applied Project Management 1 3
PROJMGNT 7012OL Business & Contract Legal Studies 3
PROJMGNT 7024OL Complex Project Management 1 3
PROJMGNT 7038OL Leadership of Organisations 3
PROJMGNT 7040OL Portfolios and Programs Management 3
PROJMGNT 7047OL Systems Fundamentals 3
PROJMGNT 7056OL Enterprise Transformations 3
PROJMGNT 7057OL Project Management Controls 3
ENTREP 7059OL Project and Innovation Finance and Accounting 3
COMMERCE 7039OL Business Research Methods (M) 3

Elective courses

Courses to the value of up to 9 units may be taken from the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ENTREP 5016OL Entrepreneurship and Innovation 3
ENTREP 5018OL Opportunity Assessment 3
ENTREP 7022OL Creativity and Innovation 3
ENTREP 7026OL Innovation & Corporate Venturing 3
ENTREP 7028OL Managing Strategy & Growth 3

Research Project

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
PROJMGNT 7009OL Research in Project Management (12 units) 12

or

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
PROJMGNT 7058OL Project Management Research Project 6