Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2017 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Department: Engineering and Information Sciences

Subject Information
Subject Code ENGG361
Subject Name Project and Business Management
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites Nil
Co-Requisites Nil
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Exams (SLOs i-iv) and Assignments (SLOs i, ii, iii & v)
General Subject No.

Subject Description
Within the project management context, students will develop proficiency with analytical tool application to project scope, time, cost, risk and contractural issues. Additionally, the subject looks at ongoing management issues (product design, marketing, business structure and financial management) with a focus on the development and business management of a credible design product.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Understand the relationship between engineering skills and project/business management knowledge areas.
2. Understand the key concepts of scope, time, cost, risk and contract management.
3. Demonstrate proficiency in the use of recognised project/business management tools and techniques.
4. Apply the concepts of project and business management to real world situations.
5. Work in a team.

Extra Information
Generic Extra Information:
Assumed knowledge ENGG154