Courses & Units

Managing Projects ZAA233

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast


In this unit you will investigate approaches to design and delivery of projects in industry contexts. This will include identifying and analysing relevant concepts, tools and processes used in the formulation, delivery and management of projects. Investigations will focus on practical examples and incorporate analysis and design of your own major project through the delivery of the unit. You will develop skills to formulate a project utilising a range of tools.


Unit name Managing Projects
Unit code ZAA233
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School University College
Discipline Applied Business

Rene Kling

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Term 3 On-Campus Domestic
Launceston Term 3 On-Campus Domestic
Cradle Coast Term 3 On-Campus Domestic


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Term 3 20/7/2020 10/8/2020 25/8/2020 25/9/2020

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Learning Outcomes

LO1Identify, analyse and explain project management concepts and tools
LO2Analyse and evaluate project planning components and structure
LO3Investigate, formulate and communicate project management plans
LO4Apply discipline based skills and knowledge in dynamic practice situations.
LO5Analyse and communicate core concepts related to discipline knowledge.
LO6Analyse and evaluate applications of innovative and/or entrepreneurial practice.
LO7Develop and communicate understandings related to graduate attributes and transferable skills as adaptive practitioners.



Band CSP Student Contribution Field of Education
3 2020: $1,394.00 080315

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Teaching Pattern

Blended mode: Online content, full-day workshop (x2), weekly tutorials


AT1: Project Scoping (20%)

AT2: Project Operations (30%)

AT3: Project Proposal (50%)

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