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Project Management is a crucial capability in a changing world. Learn scope, time management, project costing, quality, risk management, human resources and communication management.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in a variety of roles within management who have a sound theoretical knowledge base in management and demonstrate a range of managerial skills to ensure that management functions are effectively conducted in an organisation or business area.

This course is an excellent complement to almost any other qualification or industry experience and provides pathways to multiple qualifications across a range of subjects from Business to Music and Visual Arts.

Talk to the teacher for an individual training plan customised to your experience and previous training.

We can also customise the training plan to include multiple Diplomas. Course details

Industry endorsed

Payment options

Student satisfaction

$5000 VET Student Loan available

LOCATION/S

External, Townsville (Pimlico)

Key dates and info

DURATION

Flexible: up to 18 months / up to 12 weeks per unit
Recognition of prior learning (RPL): Varies

Course details

COST

  • Full Fee $3,024 - $5,040

Student Loan Available

1300 656 959

No matter your question,
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How to enrol

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
External Any time Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Townsville (Pimlico) Any time up to 12 weeks per unit Flexible

Entry requirements

Whilst no formal entry requirements exist; completion of Year 12, Certificate IV in Project Management or relevant work experience in the industry is recommended.

Location/s

External
Study from any location

Townsville (Pimlico)
Cnr Hugh Street & Fulham Road
Pimlico
Townsville QLD 4812

Resources required

A range of online resources are available for the course.
Set Text:  Project Management in Practice - A complete course for BSB41513 and BSB51413, Neil Pearson, EW Larson and CF Gray.  ISBN: 9781743077238 (PBK)
Highly recommended texts:

  • PMBOK. (2008). A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge. 4th Ed. USA: Project Management Institute
  • Gido, J. & Clements, J.P. (2009). Successful Project Management. USA: South Western Cengage learning.
  • Hartley, S. (2009) Project Management: Principles, Processes and Practice. 2nd Ed. NSW: Pearson Education. This text is the Cert IV level text and is recommended for those who need to refresh on project management tools and techniques or gaps in their knowledge.
  • Kloppenborg, T.J. (2009) Contemporary Project Management. USA: South Western Cengage learning. This text will be referred to in your study notes and is a higher level text for those who desire more in depth discussion and learning.

Textbooks are available on order from the below; for a small fee they can courier them to you:
Mooney St News, 86 Mooney St, Currajong, phone 07 4779 2511
Angus and Robertson in Castletown Shopping Centre, Hyde Park, phone 07 4724 3592

Timetable

Studies are taken over a 12-18 month duration.  Students should enrol into 1 to 2 units at a time.

The teacher will be available to answer your queries and content related questions by phone or email:

  • Monday to Wednesday 8.30am to 4.30pm
  • Thursday 10.30 to 4.30pm

Units

Students need to successfully complete 12 units to gain the qualification; 8 core and 4 elective units.

Core units
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
BSBPMG511 Manage project scope Core
BSBPMG512 Manage project time Core
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality Core
BSBPMG514 Manage project cost Core
BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources Core
BSBPMG516 Manage project information and communication Core
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk Core
BSBPMG521 Manage project integration Core
Elective units (only 4 required)
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment Elective
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement Elective
BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement Elective
BSBPMG519 Manage project stakeholder engagement Elective
BSBPMG520 Manage project governance Elective
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability Elective
BSBWHS506 Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems Elective
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness Elective
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships Elective
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan Elective

Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

Eligible students can RPL the course for $3,024.00

$3,024 - $5,040

FULL FEE

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SUBSIDISED

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CONCESSION

Student Loan Available

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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course.

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VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

VET student loans will not be approved for students who do not meet the eligibility requirements. VET student loans gives rise to a HELP debt that continues to be a debt due to the Commonwealth until it is repaid.

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Note: If you are accessing a VET Student Loan, and there is a difference between the loan cap amount and the total cost of your course (for example your loan cap amount is $10,000 and your course costs $11,000 - there is a $1,000 difference), you are required to pay the difference.

Subsidised

The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

VET student loans will not be approved for students who do not meet the eligibility requirements. VET student loans gives rise to a HELP debt that continues to be a debt due to the Commonwealth until it is repaid.

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Note: If you are accessing a VET Student Loan, and there is a difference between the loan cap amount and the total cost of your course (for example your loan cap amount is $10,000 and your course costs $11,000 - there is a $1,000 difference), you are required to pay the difference.

Concession

You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

VET student loans will not be approved for students who do not meet the eligibility requirements. VET student loans gives rise to a HELP debt that continues to be a debt due to the Commonwealth until it is repaid.

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Note: If you are accessing a VET Student Loan, and there is a difference between the loan cap amount and the total cost of your course (for example your loan cap amount is $10,000 and your course costs $11,000 - there is a $1,000 difference), you are required to pay the difference.

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Additional costs

Textbooks are additional, payable direct to the supplier.

Outcome

BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management

Job prospects

  • Project Manager
  • Project Administrator

Enrol now

You're ready if you have:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Read the Pre-enrolment Information
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

All done? Then you're ready to enrol

All done? Then head to the link below to complete your enrolment:
tafenorth.edu.au/study-with-us/enrolment-fees/enrol

Enrolment options

By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.

Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Fast-track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

Find out more about RPL

More info:
tafenorth.edu.au/study-with-us/career-changers-jobseeker/recognition-prior-learning/

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 1 September 2017

Talk to us

1300 656 959

Industry endorsed

Payment options

Student satisfaction

$5000 VET Student Loan available