BMGT 315

Project Planning and Management

Course overview

You’ll learn the techniques and practices of project management. Starting off with developing a project plan, how to implement it, control issues and assess risks involved.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum of 60 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • a minimum of 60 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • any level 200 course
  • any level 300 course


  • restriction Planning and Management I, MGMT-505
  • restriction Project Planning and Management B, MGMT-506

Available semesters Semester 2 2023
Credits 15
Domestic fees $874.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Recognize the ethical duty of a project manager and the value to society and the economy.
  2. Describe the framework, context and management processes involved in a project.
  3. Collect, analyse and present important project metrics. This will include project scoping, scheduling, resource allocation, determining costs, procurement processes, risks assessment and quality requirements.
  4. Describe methods for effective project stakeholder communication.
  5. Apply a project management software to assist in project planning and management.

Course examiners

Hafsa Ahmed

Dr Hafsa Ahmed


Department of Global Value Chains and Trade