This course focuses on building communication, leadership and planning skills, which are fundamental in all managerial positions. The course should enhance promotion prospects for those already in project management or those aspiring to a senior project manager position.
Project management skills are highly regarded. The ability to lead, plan and execute projects to stringent deadlines and budgets is a primary skill in all areas of industry. Those who can demonstrate competence in this area are attractive to prospective employers.
This Diploma is also suitable for those qualified in other disciplines at a management level who want to enhance their skills base by obtaining project management skills at a management level.
This course is delivered from Lonsdale Institute’s Melbourne and Sydney city campuses.
Delivery of the course is based on 24 hours face to face delivery per week over a period of 20 weeks delivered over 1 semester. This course is available online, classroom and blended delivery.
This course is delivered over 20 weeks which is based on 20 hours of face to face delivery per week. However, depending on the time of enrolment and holiday periods throughout the year, the total duration of the course could be up to 26 weeks (including holidays)
A variety of methods are incorporated into the course to accommodate different learning styles. These include project work, reports, portfolio development as well as individual presentations.
Demonstration of potential to undertake vocational education and training at diploma level, including:
Completion of the Certificate IV in Business or other relevant qualification
Demonstration of substantial vocational experience in project roles where they may have had some limited responsibility without a formal project management qualification
Students must be 18 years of age or over
International students require an English language proficiency score of 5.5 IELTS (or equivalent).
After achieving the Diploma of Project Management, candidates may undertake an Advanced Diploma of Project Management.
COURSE CODE: BSB51415 CRICOS Code: 087442K
To attain a Diploma of Project Management, competency in the following 12 units must be achieved: