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INFO6007: Project Management in IT

This unit of study covers the key components of successfully managing a wide variety of Information Technology projects. The course covers both quantitative and qualitative aspects of project management. Topics include the management of time, scope, budget, risk, quality, and resources through each of the phases of a project.

Code INFO6007
Academic unit Computer Science
Credit points 6
Assumed knowledge:
Students enrolled in INFO6007 are assumed to have previously completed a Bachelor's degree in some area of IT, or have completed a Graduate Diploma in some area of IT, or have three years experience as a practising IT professional. Recent work experience, or recent postgraduate education, in software project management, software process improvement, or software quality assurance is an advantage.

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Understand each of the core project management knowledge areas
  • LO2. Apply project management knowledge, tools and techniques
  • LO3. Demonstrate developed and refined project management skills
  • LO4. Develop basic proficiency in project management tools and practices
  • LO5. Demonstrate team and management skills.