This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to integrate and balance overall project management functions of scope, time, cost, quality, human resources, communications, risk and procurement across the project life cycle; and to align and track project objectives to comply with organisational goals, strategies and objectives.

It applies to individuals responsible for managing and leading a project in an organisation, business, or as a consultant.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - work closely with others to integrate all project management functions across a project life cycle according to organisational objectives; - negotiate with internal and external stakeholders; - create accurate project management documentation, and; - make suggestions for improvements to managing project integration in the future.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - summarise project governance models; - describe range of methodologies to break project objectives into achievable project deliverables; - outline role of project life cycle stages, phases and structures relevant to industry and project context, and; - identify and describe appropriate organisational documentation for recording strategies and goals for integration processes.

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