This unit develops students’ understanding of the project procurement processes from planning, conducting, to controlling and close out. It takes the student on a journey from defining project requirements planning through to developing contract strategy, tendering, contract management and contract closure. The unit provides students with an understanding of key contractual terms, applicable models of contracts delivery and the major activities in each phase of the procurement process. Tools and techniques applicable at each phase will be discussed. Where appropriate, relevant cases and examples will be used in class discussion.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Reading material will be provided by the instructor in class or through VU Collaborate.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):