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Diploma of Project Management

BSB50820 – Diploma of Project Management (108126M) qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. The job roles that relate to this qualification may include project manager and project team leader.

Individuals in these roles have project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. They possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical, and managerial competencies to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others.

52 weeks (40 Weeks study + 12 weeks holidays). Students are required to attend a minimum 20 scheduled course contact hours per week./p>

Various intake and start dates available. Contact us or call 02 9633 2779 for more information

Training will be conducted face to face on a fulltime basis in a classroom, with simulated work environment.

Assessment methods may include: knowledge questions, projects, written reports, portfolio of work, assignment, case study, self-assessment, observation and role play.

All assessments are conducted in accordance with the principles of assessment (fairness, flexibility, validity and reliability) and rules of evidence (validity, sufficiency, authenticity and currency).

By the end of BSB50820 – Diploma of Project Management (108126M) qualification students will be able to:

  • Understand project management knowledge areas and process groups
  • Apply project management techniques across the full project lifecycle
  • Prepare all project management plans
  • Manage project resources
  • Manage project resources
  • Launch a project successfully
  • Manage project performance

There are no pre-requisites for BSB50820 – Diploma of Project Management (108126M) qualification specified in the training package at the time of publication.

Apsley College has the following entry requirements:

International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and have completed Year 12 or equivalent.
  • Participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
    • Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
    • Successful completion of an English Placement Test

*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.
All students must complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test prior to the commencement of the course.

All credit transfer applications must be supported by appropriate documentation. This may be in the form of a nationally recognised qualification certificate, transcript, and/or a statement of attainment, which corresponds with the same qualification code and name, unit code, and title as those included in the student application and date/duration of the course. For details, please refer to the credit transfer policy and procedure.

This is a Nationally Recognised Qualification.

Units in BSB50820 – Diploma of Project Management (108126M) qualification reflect the knowledge and skills of individuals with significant experience in:

  • Project Manager
  • Project Leader/ Team Leader
  • Implementation Manager
  • Project Cost Manager
  • Project Management Office (PMO) – Rolesr
  • Project Coordination Manager

Above pathway information is in line with qualification description on National Training Register, it does not imply any job guarantee or job role at the end of the course. Apsley college does not claim any employment outcome or job guarantee associated with its courses as it will be misleading.

Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into the BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management or a range of Advanced Diploma qualifications, as well as higher education qualifications in project and leadership management.

Note: Apsley college does not offer the qualifications listed above in possible study pathways.

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Course Structure

Code Title Core or Elective
BSBPMG530 Manage project scope Core
BSBPMG531 Manage project time Core
BSBPMG532 Manage project quality Core
BSBPMG533 Manage project cost Core
BSBPMG534 Manage project human resources Core
ICTSAD609 Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment Core
ICTCYS606 Evaluate an organisation’s compliance with relevant cyber security standards and law Core
BSBPMG535 Manage project information and communication Core
BSBPMG536 Manage project risk Core
BSBPMG540 Manage project integration Core
BSBINS501 Implement information and knowledge management systems Elective
BSBSTR501 Establish innovative work environments Elective
BSBPMG538 Manage project stakeholder engagement Elective
BSBPMG539 Manage project governance Elective