- Subject notes
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject is delivered in 3 hour classes, with each class containing: a lecture presentation, collaborative discussion and activities, and self-study of research related articles.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
Students will have access to lecture slides and tutorial worksheets. The following textbooks has been prescribed:
- Meredith, Jack R. and Mantel, Samuel J. Project management : a managerial approach / Jack R. Meredith, Samuel J. Mantel, Jr Wiley, New York : 2008
- Marchewka, Jack T. Information technology project management. Wiley, 2009.
This subject is relevant to students pursuing project management roles in industry as well as IT professionals in general. Students will be discussing challenges in the practice of management projects. Real world cases of organizations attempting to manage their projects will form the background of some lectures. Industry practitioners will be invited to present their experiences to students.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Course Master of Information Systems Course Doctor of Philosophy - Engineering Course Master of Geographic Information Technology Course Master of Information Technology Course Master of Philosophy - Engineering Course Master of Spatial Information Science Course Ph.D.- Engineering Course Master of Information Systems Course Master of Information Technology Course Master of Science (Information Systems) Specialisation (formal) Software with Business Informal specialisation Computer Science Major MIS Health Specialisation Major MIS Professional Specialisation Informal specialisation Master of Engineering (Software with Business) Major Computer Science
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required
Last updated: 2 December 2019