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What will I learn?

The Graduate Diploma of Project Management will provide you with an opportunity to extend your understanding of project management, by establishing a knowledge base of theoretical principles as well as the practical application of project management.

By studying the Graduate Diploma in Project Management you will undertake coursework that explores the principles of project management as based on recognised international standards, guidelines and frameworks. Examples of different project domains are explored through case studies.

Each case study will enable you to explore the application of project management closely aligned to your chosen career path. The units develop technical skills in the initiation, bidding, tendering, planning, design, procurement, execution, reporting, commissioning, hand over, and post-project support of projects. Human skills in stakeholder management, communication, team building, negotiation, and the support of ongoing professional career development are integrated into the coursework material and assessments.

You will develop skills to further your project management career, as well as pursue other disciplines such as business, engineering, health, and information communications technology (ICT).

Online option is also available.

COURSE STRUCTURE

You are required to complete seven core units and one elective.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AND OUTCOMES

Career opportunities are endless for project management graduates and you could find employment in many industries, such as engineering, business, IT, construction, health, government, mining, transportation and many others. The course will boost your career advancement prospects and provide a competitive advantage for you in the marketplace.

Which department am I in?

School of Engineering and Technology

CRICOS

088197K

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
A$31,680.00 (16,95,931) per year
Term fee: AUD $15,840
Start date

8 November 2021, 7 March 2022, 11 July 2022, 7 November 2022

Venue

Brisbane Campus

160 Ann Street,

BRISBANE CITY,

Queensland,

4000, BRISBANE, Australia

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
A$31,680.00 (16,95,931) per year
Term fee: AUD $15,840
Start date

8 November 2021, 7 March 2022, 11 July 2022, 7 November 2022

Venue

CQUniversity Australia

Perth Campus,

10 William Street,

PERTH,

Western Australia,

6000, PERTH, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Completion of a bachelor degree with the equivalent to an Australian pass grade average in the final two terms, from a recognised higher education institution. English requirements: IELTS Academic - 6.0 with no individual band score of less than 5.5; TOEFL Internet-based - Overall score of 75 with no score less than 17; Pearson Test of English Academic - Overall score of 54 with no score less than 46; Cambridge English: C1 Advanced , Cambridge English: C2 Proficiency - Overall test score of 169 (with no individual band score of less than 162).

For international students

A bachelor degree in any discipline from an Australian university or college, or equivalent; or a CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Project Management, or equivalent.

English requirements

IELTS Academic - Overall 6.0 (with no band less than 5.5); TOEFL (internet-based) - Overall 75 (with no score less than 17), PTE Academic - Overall 54 (with no score less than 46), CAE and CPE - Overall 169 (with no band less than 162).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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