In a nutshell
Help businesses succeed and build sought-after skills with this Master of Project Management course from Edith Cowan University.
Designed to equip students with the advanced knowledge and skills required to effectively design, deliver and implement projects in almost any industry, this highly relevant qualification responds to a key business need. With this qualification, you’ll help business leaders and managers effectively delivery strategy, solve problems and make things happen.
Offered within the School of Business and Law, this project management course has a strong business focus, enabling students to apply foundation theories and principles to real-word management examples and gain sought-after business experience. You”ll develop skills in key areas like scheduling, project costing, risk management, project leadership and procurement, and have the opportunity to research contemporary project management issues and approaches — ensuring your skills are relevant, tailored and effective for the businesses and organisations you’ll help.
If you like solving problems and getting things done, a career in project management may be for you — and this specialised, industry-recognised qualification is your first career step.
What you’ll need
You may be eligible to apply for a postgraduate course at ECU if you meet the following:
- Hold a Bachelor Degree in a discipline other than Project Management from a recognised Australian Institution (or equivalent); OR
- A Graduate Certificate in a relevant discipline; AND
- Meet ECU’s English Competency requirements and any other special admission requirements for the course
In this project management course, the subjects you may study include:
- Managing people and organisations
- Managing project scope and stakeholders
- Project scheduling and control
- Fundamentals of value creation in business
- Project integration and procurement management
- Managing project quality
- Project risk management
- Project leadership
- Information systems challenges in management
- Contemporary approaches to project management
- Program management
- Project management capstone
Why Edith Cowan University?
Since opening in 1991, Edith Cowan University (ECU) has established itself as the go-to Australian university for a quality learning experience. Students graduate among some of the best in the world and have continued to serve society in many important roles.
ECU produces winners because they are a winner! In 2018 Times Higher Education ranked ECU in the world’s top 150 universities under 50 years old, and the Good Universities Guide has given them a 5-star rating for teaching quality 12 years straight.
From social work, youth work, nutrition, engineering, technology, management and more, ECU offer a host of undergraduate and postgraduate courses that’ll excel your career and expose you to new levels of success. Enquire today and see where an ECU qualification can lead you!
Students feel happy, well supported and well educated when they study with ECU, in fact, in the 2018 QILT survey, Edith Cowan University received the highest student experience rating of all Australian public universities.
When you study with ECU, you’ll have access to expert course advice, counselling, diversity and disability services, transnational and national program support, student success programs, careers and employability services... just to name a few.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations: