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Diploma of Project Management BSB51415

BSB51415

 

This qualification prepares students to manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. It develops the skills to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others. 

Job roles

• Project Coordinator
• Project Management Officer
• Project Team Member
• Project or Program Administrator


Course Structure

COURSE SUBJECTS
Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415)
11 subjects
  • Project Scope
  • Information and Communication
  • Project Time
  • Project HR 2 
  • HR Management
  • Project Risk 2 
  • Project Quality 
  • Project Costs
  • Risk Management 2
  • Financial Management 1
  • Integration

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)/Credit Transfer

Students may be eligible to obtain credits for individual modules as a result of experience gained in employment in the relevant business fields or from previous training or education. A fee is payable for assessing your RPL status. Students may also be eligible for credit transfer for relevant units studied at an Australian Registered Training Organisation.

Please check online for our RPL and credit transfer policy

 

Mode of Study

International students: Face-to-face (up to 25% of your course may be delivered online or by distance or online)
Local students: Face-to-face, online, distance, workplace or blended delivery modes are available.

Please refer here for more information.


Sample Timetable

Sample only - timetables can vary between campuses

MORNING  DAY 1  DAY 2   EVENING DAY 1 DAY 2
07:30 - 09:30  SET^  SET^   14:00 - 16:00  EYES*  ASM# Tutorial   
09:30 - 12:30      Lecture       Lecture   16:00 - 17:00  SET^  SET^
12:30 - 13:30     SET^ SET^   17:00 - 20:00  Lecture    Lecture
14:00 - 16:00     EYES*  ASM# Tutorial    20:00 - 22:00  SET^  SET^

NOTE:

  • Timetables may vary slightly from campus to campus.
    • Sydney City campuses offer both morning and evening timetable options.
    • Brisbane and Melbourne campuses offer day timetable option only.
    • Bondi and Manly campuses offer evening timetable option only.
  • Lectures may be mixed and each student will study a total of 20 timetabled hours per week for each 9 week term they are enrolled in.
  • EYES and ASM tutorials are available at the same time on other days.

*EYES = Enhance Your Employability Skills tutorial.

#ASM = Academic Support Material tutorial.

^SET = Subject Enhancing Tutorial

 


Assessment

All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include examinations, essays, reports, group tasks, portfolios and/or presentations.


Entry Requirements

Academic

Successful completion of Australian Year 11 or equivalent at minimum, or Certificate III in a related field.

English Level Required*

Successful completion of 10 weeks of General English at Intermediate level (plus 80% attendance) at APC or at other approved providers or equivalent.

Check your English level here

 

Course Quick Facts



Course Length

4 terms (approximately 12 months)


Start Dates

2017

Term 3: 24 Jul to 24 Sep 
(Mid-term: 21 Aug*)
Term 4: 16 Oct to 17 Dec
(Mid-term: 13 Nov*)

2018

Term 1: 05 Feb to 08 Apr
(Mid-term: 05 Mar*)
Term 2: 30 Apr to 01 Jul
(Mid-term: 28 May*)
Term 3: 23 Jul to 23 Sep
(Mid-term: 20 Aug*)
Term 4: 15 Oct to 16 Dec
(Mid-term: 12 Nov*)

NOTE: Course and campus availability subjects to demand. 

One term = 12 weeks (9 weeks study & 3 weeks course break. Please note the Christmas/New Year break is 7 weeks).


Fees

Course fees*: Total: $7,800 ($1,950 per term) 
Workbook fee: Free to download or $10 per subject for hard copy.

Application fees: Student visa holders - $250 Other visas holders - $200 * Promotional fees may be applicable from time to time. Please contact us for further details.

Meet some of our teachers

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HasnainVET Master Trainer, Project Management/Human Resources/Leadership & Management/Marketing (at APC since 2013)

My philosophy to teaching, learning and career is that success in today's world increasingly depends upon your openness, flexibility and agility in learning continuously. We learn from a range of sources including in the workplaces, from the media and our networks and not just from books and courses. So, I would like for my students to learn how to learn beyond the formal courses they are enrolled in or the assessments they need to do. Rather, they need to conduct lifelong learning and reflection on work, education and experiences to grow in their vocation. My role is to facilitate the development of this attitude and orientation of continuous learning in my students.

Industry Experience
  • Trainer and assessor across marketing, management, HR, project management at APC 2013 onwards
  • Unit convenor of masters unit - Social Media Management at MQ 2016 onwards
  • Marker at Pearson for the subject Global Strategy & Leadership (GSL) of CPA exams 2014 onwards
  • Business owner - Simplogy, Sydney based boutique digital strategy and marketing firm 2009-2014
  • Head of Content Solutions, Yahoo!, Australia 2004-2007
  • Other experience comprise co-founder of start-up knowledgecareer.com acquired in less than one year (2000), product management of e-learning and corporate innovation (2001-2003), graduate trainee to senior executive at India's largest stock exchange - National Stock Exchange (1995-99)
Qualifications
  • Master of Research (MQ) 2015
  • Master of Management (MGSM) 2012
  • Certified Practicing Marketer (CPM AMI) 2013
  • Cert. IV in Training and Assessments (TAA) 2013
  • Foundations in Learning and Teaching (FiLT MQ) 2016

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HenryProject Management trainer (at APC since 2014)

Industry Experience
  • More than 30 years working in various organisations including NBNCo, Ericsson and Nokia in Business Planning/Strategy, Project Management, Finance, HR, Marketing, Accounting, Leadership.
Qualifications
  • Diploma In Technology (1976)
  • Diploma in Administration (1991)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (1980)

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JahangirVET Master Trainer, Management/Accounting/Business/Project Management (at APC since 2016)

A keen passion of mine is learning and motivating other people. As a trainer, my main objective is to stimulate learning interests and heighten critical thinking ability among students. By training at APC, engaging with students from over 90 nationalities, I have an exciting chance to enjoy creative freedom and a very high quality of delivering classes. APC maintains its international reputation through high educational standards, which in turn broadens job prospects for our students. 

Industry Experience
  • Assistant Operations Manager, One stop Property & Accounting Solutions (since 2016)
  • VET Trainer
  • Assistant Accountant
  • Small business owner
  • Retail industry Experience as Assistant Sales manager
Qualifications
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment with LLN (TAE40110), HBA, North Sydney, Australia
  • Master of Professional Accounting (Advanced), University of Western Sydney, Australia
  • Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Business Management, Glyndwr University, London, UK
  • Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management (RPL), FMEDGE Facility Management Training, Australia
  • Advanced Diploma of Accounting FNS60215, Australian Education and Learning Institute
  • Higher National Diploma in Business, Guildhall College, EDEXCEL, London, UK

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OmarVET Assistant Academic Coordinator Project Management (at APC since 2016)

Omar's passion for training comes from his dedication and commitment to providing a motivational, supportive and engaging learning environment. Omar is proficient at tailoring meetings, workshops and education sessions to incorporate participants’ individual interests as well as capturing their attention, engagement and imagination.

Industry Experience
  • Specialist in Stakeholder Engagement and Relationship Management
  • Property Programmer at the City of Parramatta Council
  • Provides advice and recommendations on projects with financial and non-financial Return on Investment.
Qualifications
  • Master of Project Management (University of Sydney)
  • Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management (Australian College of Management & Commerce)
  • Member of Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • Asset Management Institute (AMI)
  • Facilities Management Australia (FMA)
  • Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA)

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RekhaVET Master Trainer, Project Management/Human Resources/Leadership & Management (at APC since 2016)

I am very committed to providing a learning environment that is both exciting and rigorous, and use a variety of methods to encourage discussion and interaction on the topics that a course offers.  I also recognise that I have expertise and real life experiences to share with the students from which they may benefit.

Passion for training comes from my love for the content that I present and challenges experienced as a trainer. Seeing students succeed in their education and developing the necessary skills they need for their future, and preparing them for that, is what drives me. I thoroughly enjoy teaching and making a difference in student’s lives. It is an honour to be in this role.

 

Industry Experience
  • Vocational Trainer and Assessor: from 2010 to current
  • Director & Business Manager (Ayurveda Naturo Care) : from 2010 to current
Qualifications
  • Advanced Diploma of Business
  • Diploma of Project Management
  • Certificate IV in Human Resources
  • Bachelor of Ayurveda Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment