Master of Science (Project Management) - Máster en Gestión de Proyectos
The MProjMgt is designed for postgraduate scholars with appropriate undergraduate qualifications in a relevant discipline and/or extensive professional experience who wish to develop a higher level understanding of the principles and practices of project management and to strengthen their skills in this area.
completion of a recognized bachelor degree
meet English requirements.
* Some programs have additional entry requirements, please contact UNSW for this information.
The MProjMgt provides students with the opportunity to acquire an understanding and advanced analytical skills in the key areas required to manage a project including: integration management, scope management, communications management, risk management, quality management, schedule management, cost management, human resource management, and procurement management. There is a strong emphasis on extending undergraduate skills and knowledge and vocational experiences to enable graduates to apply their high level understanding to real world problems.
Students undertaking the MProjMgt are required to take 8 coursework courses (48 UOC) from the courses set out below. Students must complete two compulsory courses (12 UOC), two core courses (12 UOC) and four elective courses (24 UOC) from the list below. Not all elective courses will be available in a particular year.
ZEIT8230 Requirements Practice (6 UOC)
ZEIT8303 Project Mgmt Body of Knowledge (6 UOC)
Core(choose two from):
ZBUS8147 Business of Managing Projects (6 UOC)
ZEIT8302 Project Administration (6 UOC)
ZEIT8308 Sys Dynamics Proj Organisation (6 UOC)
ZBUS8101 Strategic Management (6 UOC)
ZBUS8102 Organisational Behaviour (6 UOC)
ZBUS8103 Strategic Human Resources (6 UOC)
ZBUS8105 Finance & Invest Appraisal (6 UOC)
ZBUS8108 Accounting & Financial Mgt (6 UOC)
ZBUS8109 Business Law (6 UOC)
ZBUS8148 Economic World View (6 UOC)
ZBUS8201 Leadership (6 UOC)
ZBUS8203 Change Management (6 UOC)
ZBUS8204 Marketing (6 UOC)
ZBUS8208 Humanitarian Logistics (6 UOC)
ZBUS8302 Logistics Management (6 UOC)
ZBUS8303 Strat Procurement Outsourcing (6 UOC)
ZBUS8308 Business Planning (6 UOC)
ZEIT8016 Capability Development (6 UOC)
ZEIT8031 Reliability Eng Fundamentals (6 UOC)
ZEIT8136 Software Project Management (6 UOC)
ZEIT8138 Making Decisions with Risk (6 UOC)
ZEIT8152 Reliability Program Management (6 UOC)
ZEIT8226 Systems Engineering Practice (6 UOC)
ZEIT8231 Test and Evaluation (6 UOC)
ZEIT8307 System Dynamics Modelling (6 UOC)
ZEIT8403 Capability Option Analysis (6 UOC)
ZEIT8404 Operations Research (6 UOC)
ZEIT8412 Simulation (6 UOC)
ZEIT8413 Simulation Applications (6 UOC)
The option of undertaking a research project worth 12 UOC (ZEIT8280 Project - Project Management F/T and ZEIT8281 Project - Project Management P/T) is available to Masters students who obtain a high credit average or better in four courses and is subject to approval by the Program Authority. The project is recommended for those with a strong interest in pursuing original research in a particular area or intending to undertake a higher research degree qualification. Student undertaking the project are unable to enrol in courses from other coursework programs.
Students may, with School approval, take up to two courses (12 UOC) from other coursework programs.