Course Description

In the Diploma of Project Management students learn how to lead, plan and execute projects to strict deadlines and budgets with a practical, hands-on approach to learning. Emphasis is placed on solving business problems using theory, project management case studies and work-related projects.

In the Diploma of Project Management students develop the practical skills and knowledge required to effectively manage all aspects of a project from start to finish in a range of industry settings. Key areas of focus include project scope, time management, communications, costing, quality and human resources.

The Diploma of Project Management offers a practical, hands-on approach to learning with an emphasis on solving real business problems interwoven with theory and case studies on project management.

This course is recommended for anyone aspiring to a project management position or current project management specialists seeking to formalise their skills and enhance promotional prospects. This diploma is highly suitable for those qualified in other disciplines who want to enhance their skills base by obtaining specialist project management skills.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $7,310 total course cost.Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $5,150 total course cost.

Duration

1 year full time,

Starting dates

March, August

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 58.6% (national average 57.5%)
Improved skills: 78.8% (national average 79.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 80.5% (national average 78.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Swinburne University of Technology. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 76.3% (national average 74.8%)
Studying full time: 10.1% (national average 11.4%)
Median full time salary: $58,000 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Swinburne University of Technology Code: BSB51415

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