This unit provides both a theoretical and practical overview of project management as it relates to technology-oriented projects. Specifically, this unit will introduce project management principles, techniques and tools that can be used to guide traditional business-oriented ICT projects, as well as those adaptations that are designed to support development of more creative ICT projects. A set of project outputs that are based on best-practice and industry standards will be developed by students, as a training tool in preparation for undertaking real ICT-oriented projects.
|Unit name||ICT Project Management and Modelling|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Information and Communication Technology
|Discipline||Information & Communication Technology|
|Coordinator||Doctor Ming Wong|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||5 Week Session Jan B||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Hobart||5 Week Session Jan B||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|5 Week Session Jan B||10/1/2022||17/1/2022||27/1/2022||13/2/2022|
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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.
- Apply the best practice principles of a range of project management methodologies and frameworks to meet the needs of stakeholders
- Engage in creative entrepreneurial processes to design innovative and culturally appropriate ICT solutions
- Apply tools and techniques to ensure ICT Projects are managed
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
- Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
- HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
- FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4
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2 Information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses can be found here
3 Please refer here for eligibility for HECS-HELP
4 Please refer here for eligibility for FEE-HELP
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
Prerequisites25 credit points at introductory level
Online Modules: 2 hours/week (weeks 1-13)
|Assessment||Practice Quiz|Module Quiz (10%)|Entrepreneurship Assignment (30%)|Assessed Tutorials (30%)|Analysis of a Real World Project (30%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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