BSB50820

DIPLOMA OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT

IPS Institute BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management will help you to develop and hone your management skills to ensure you stand out when chasing that next opportunity.

Throughout the course, you will develop your skills in managing project scope and quality, dealing with time and cost constraints, building and sustaining an innovative work environment and acquire greater theoretical understanding.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across several industry sectors and are responsible for achieving project objectives.

Potential career outcomes for those who complete the BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management include:

Project Manager            Project Co-ordinator

Corporate Services manager      Project Administrator

Events Manager            Change Manager

To obtain the BSB50820 Diploma in Project Management you must achieve competency in twelve (12) units, which consist of eight (8) core units and four (4) elective units, of which:

  • 2 elective units must be selected from the elective units listed below

For the remaining 2 elective units:

  • up to 2 units may be selected from the elective units listed below
  • if not listed, up to 2 units may be selected from a Diploma or above, from this or any other currently endorsed Training Package qualification or accredited course offered by IPS Institute.

Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Chosen elective units must not include BSBPMG430 Undertake project work.

CORE UNITS

  • BSBPMG530 Manage project scope
  • BSBPMG531 Manage project time
  • BSBPMG532 Manage project quality
  • BSBPMG533 Manage project cost
  • BSBPMG534 Manage project human resources
  • BSBPMG535 Manage project information and communication
  • BSBPMG536 Manage project risk
  • BSBPMG540 Manage project integration

ELECTIVE UNITS

  • BSBAUD514 Interpret compliance requirements
  • BSBCMM511 Communicate with influence
  • BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
  • BSBDAT501 Analyse data
  • BSBINS501 Implement information and knowledge management systems
  • BSBLDR522 Manage people performance
  • BSBLDR601 Lead and manage organisational change
  • BSBOPS501 Manage business resources
  • BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development
  • BSBPMG537 Manage project procurement
  • BSBPMG538 Manage project stakeholder engagement
  • BSBPMG539 Manage project governance
  • BSBPMG541 Manage complex projects
  • BSBSTR501 Establish innovative work environments
  • BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement
  • BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
  • BSBWHS521 Ensure a safe workplace for a work area
  • ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation
  • ICTICT526 Verify client business requirements
  • MSS015022 Develop strategies for more sustainable use of resources
  • PSPETH003 Promote the values and ethos of public service

There are no prerequisites however our students are required to be 18 years or older at the time of registration and demonstrate the required level of competency in English language, literacy and numeracy skills, and computer skills. If English isn’t your first language, you may be required to sit an LLN test to ensure you are suitable to undertake the course.

If you have extensive experience in the industry with a high level of knowledge, competency and ability you may be eligible for IPS Institute to conduct RPL.  The process may enable you to get unit credits allowing you to fast-track this qualification.  Contact us for information about your eligibility.

We offer transparent payment plans as well as discounted upfront payment options plus our administrative fees are simple. You will see your complete schedule of fees before you make any payments.

We offer you:
RPL Applications Cost = $0
6-Month Extension Cost = $0

Upon enrolment you will receive and IPS Institute Induction which includes:
• Complimentary profile test to determine your strengths so that we can tailor your elective selections to meet your specific needs
• Short course on-line explaining your profile
• Career Alignment Pathway Session (30 mins) to guide you on your path to career success
• Access to our private IPS Institute Facebook Group where you can interact with other students and faculty
• Monthly webinars for professional and personal development with our CEO Victoria Jennings

Free Deferral:
You can pause your studies, then pick them back up when you’re ready*

Free Extension
If you require additional study time, we can help*
*Terms and conditions apply

WHAT IT REQUIREMENTS DO I NEED TO COMPLETE THE COURSE?
You will need regular access to a laptop, desktop computer or another device with an adequate and reliable Internet connection, at least the equivalent of Microsoft Office or Office for Mac, with word-processing capabilities and spreadsheets and a PDF reader installed.

WHAT SUPPORT IS PROVIDED?
All support is provided by IPS. You can book in coaching calls when you need them as well as send through support requests to be answered by our Learning Coaches.

WHAT ARE THE ASSESSMENTS?
There are no exams for the course. All assessments involve short, long, and multiple-choice questions, practical and work-ready scenarios, presentations, role play, and research tasks. For example developing work-ready strategies and action plans, or even face-to-face video assessments.

HOW LONG DOES THE COURSE TAKE?
Our courses are self-paced, meaning you can study around your lifestyle. No strict deadlines. No inflexible classes to work around. No pressure to work on someone else’s schedule. Depending on the time you commit and your learning style, studying part-time, you could complete the course in approximately 20 months.

HOW IS THE COURSE DELIVERED?
The course is delivered 100% online through our student portal. You’ll complete written activities and practical assessment tasks to demonstrate what you’ve learned throughout the unit. You will have access to a Learning Coach for any questions or clarifications you may need. You will also have access to webinars from our CEO and Learning Coaches.

WHEN CAN I START?
We have no restrictive intake periods, so you can start as soon as we’ve processed your course registration and official enrolment form. This is typically done in as little as two business days. We also have options to start your payment plan while delaying your course commencement date until you’re ready to begin studying within three months.

DURATION
This course is competency-based so you can progress at your own pace. Depending on your level of experience and eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer it may take you from 6 – 36 months.

I WORK FULL TIME, CAN I ACCESS MY COACH AFTER HOURS?
Our coaches work late on selected nights and are happy to book in after-hours calls. We have students across all time zones, so our Learning Coaches are conscious of accounting for time differences.

IPS INSTITUTE GUARANTEES

The IPS educational program delivers an advanced set of teaching and learning experiences for our staff and students. To ensure our students are provided with a world-class environment, we have committed to four fundamental guarantees.

STUDENTFOCUSED

Our courses are designed to give students the tools they need to boost their prospects in their given field, providing great flexibility and choice.

QUALITYCONTROL

The courses we offer are crafted to not only match but exceed industry expectations, upskilling students in the process for the workforce of tomorrow.

CUSTOMDELIVERY

Driven by our dedicated mentors and support team, IPS champions individual learning goals by providing personalised and flexible learning solutions.

COMPLETESUPPORT

Our Learning Coaches have vast expertise in their industries with a wealth of knowledge and experience, committed to helping you achieve your goals.

READY TO FAST TRACK YOUR CAREER?

IPS Institute is like no other educational system – our proven method of teaching and learning has seen thousands of students graduate,
ready to take on the challenges of the world. Begin your journey with us today!

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