Diploma of Project Management

It is suitable for those who develop project management plans and have sole responsibility for achieving a project’s objectives; who report the outcomes of a project to a higher authority in their organisation; or those who monitor and review the whole project as it progresses through its lifecycle.

Entry requirements

Students should be currently working in a project environment – or be able to access a work-based project environment in a project manager role.

Delivery options

  • Individual students (online/webinars)
  • Customised in-house training for groups, corporations and organisations

Course duration

The estimated time to complete the course is 7-8 hours per week over a study period up to 18 months comprising on-the-job learning, workplace practice, self-directed study and assessment preparation. This estimate is based on AQF guidelines and will vary according to student experience and current practice.

Graduate outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will have the skills to:

  • write effective project plans to meet the delivery requirements of corporate/business expectations
  • coordinate the activities laid out in a project management plan and support project managers at all levels
  • use mechanisms linked with the project plan for the day-today control of projects to meet objectives
  • provide quality deliverables, with the ability to meet reporting requirements on demand
  • select appropriate tools to support monitoring and control mechanisms
  • assign agreed responsibilities to get the best out of core and broader team capabilities.

Industry recognition

The attainment of the Diploma of Project Management will allow for:

  • Entry into the Advanced Diploma of Program Management.
  • Entry into a range of undergraduate and postgraduate awards offered by the UNE Business School.
  • Application to Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) to be recognised as a Certified Practicing Project Manager (CPPM).
  • Application to Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points
  • Application to Project Management Institute (PMI) for Category A Professional Development Units.
  • Other tertiary institutions have also recognised and awarded credit for the Diploma, once admission requirements have been met.*

*Pathways are subject to acceptance/approval, and fees apply

Course fees

Diploma of Project Management = $4,400 AUD

  • Payment plans are available for this qualification.
  • Government funding and incentives may be available in your state.
  • This qualification may be available as a traineeship in your state.
  • Funding may be available for eligible participants from Construction Skills Queensland.

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Units

Students must complete 12 units of competency:

Unit Description
BSBPMG511 Manage project scope
BSBPMG512 Manage project time
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality
BSBPMG514 Manage project cost
BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources
BSBPMG516 Manage project information and communication
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk
BSBPMG521 Manage project integration
BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement
BSBPMG519 Manage project stakeholder engagement
BSBPMG520 Manage project governance
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
 

This qualification is suited to project managers who are responsible for the entire lifecycle of a project.

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BSB51415 - Diploma of Project Management

It provides the skills and working knowledge, as well as the understanding of methods, techniques and tools available, to plan and manage projects that achieve the goals and objectives important to project managers and their organisation.

It is suitable for those who develop project management plans and have sole responsibility for achieving a project’s objectives; who report the outcomes of a project to a higher authority in their organisation; or those who monitor and review the whole project as it progresses through its lifecycle.

Fees

$5,100 AUD

Course Duration

The estimated time to complete the course is:

  • 7-8 hours per week over a study period up to 18 months

The course comprises of:

  • on-the-job learning
  • workplace practice
  • self-directed study and
  • assessment preparation

Entry Requirements

Students should be currently working in a project environment – or be able to access a work-based project environment in a project manager role.

Delivery Options

  • Individual students (online)
  • Customised in-house training for groups, corporations and organisations

Contact us today
for more information!

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Graduate Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will have the skills to:

  • write effective project plans to meet the delivery requirements of corporate/business expectations
  • use mechanisms linked with the project plan for the day-today control of projects to meet objectives
  • provide quality deliverables, with the ability to meet reporting requirements on demand
  • select appropriate tools to support monitoring and control mechanisms
  • assign agreed responsibilities to get the best out of core and broader team capabilities.

Industry Recognition

The attainment of the Diploma of Project Management will allow for:

  • Entry into the Advanced Diploma of Program Management
  • Credit in AQF qualifications in accordance with relevant training package rules and recognition requirements
  • Entry into a range of undergraduate and postgraduate awards offered by the UNE Business School
  • Application to Project Management Institute (PMI) for Category A Professional Development Units (PDUs)
  • Recognition and credit for the Diploma at other tertiary institutions may be granted once admission requirements have been met.*

Including application to Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) for:

  • Recognition as a Certified Practicing Project Manager (CPPM)
  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points
  • The Diploma will assist in meeting AIPM recognition requirements for Certified Practicing Project Manager – CCPM, and/or Certified Practicing Senior Project Manager – CPSPM

*Pathways are subject to acceptance/approval, and fees apply

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Unit information

Students must complete 12 units of competency:

Unit Description
BSBPMG511 Manage project scope
BSBPMG512 Manage project time
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality
BSBPMG514 Manage project cost
BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources
BSBPMG516 Manage project information and communication
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk
BSBPMG521 Manage project integration
BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement
BSBPMG519 Manage project stakeholder engagement
BSBPMG520 Manage project governance
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness