Master of Project Management (Online)

Southern Cross University (Online)

Program Description

Master of Project Management (Online)

Southern Cross University (Online)

  • Duration: up to 2 years part-time
  • Advanced standing: Call us to see if you qualify
  • Study periods: Feb, Apr, July, Sep, Oct, Dec
  • Fees: $2340 per unit - FEE Help available
  • Units: 12
  • Accreditation: PMBOK® Guide aligned, claim as CPD with your accrediting body
  • 100% online, no exams

About the Online Master of Project Management

Our Master of Project Management is aligned with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). This means you’ll develop essential skills identified by the Project Management Institute as vital for effective project management – for example risk, control, planning, implementation, evaluation, collaboration and systems analysis.

What you can study

Part A: The core units (complete all)

  • Project Management Principles
  • Project Management: Initiation and Planning
  • Project Management: Quality, Control and Risk
  • Leading and Managing Projects
  • Project Procurement and Contract Management
  • Portfolio and Program Management

Part B: Electives


  • Finance for Managers
  • Business Accounting for Managers*

Business Management

  • Corporate Governance for Managers*
  • Entrepreneurship and Marketing*
  • Strategy and Case Analysis*
  • Business and Corporation Law for Managers*
  • Global Business*

Engineering Management:

  • Engineering for a Sustainable Future
  • Strategic Infrastructure Asset Management

Health Services Management:

  • Healthcare Professional Portfolio
  • Leading Change in Healthcare
  • Principles and Practice of Clinical Accountability
  • Strategic Health Management

Information and Knowledge Management:

  • Managing Digital Enterprise*
  • Strategic Knowledge Management*
  • Managing Information Systems

Managing and Leading People:

  • Organisational Change and Development*
  • Human Resource Management*
  • Leading and Managing People*
  • Stakeholder Engagement

Part C: Research project (compulsory)

Industry Research Project (double-weighted)

  • Industry Research Project A
  • Industry Research Project B

*SCU offer both online and on-campus versions of this unit. This entry refers to the online version. Please check the Master of Project Management Online course listing at for more information.

Program entry requirements

To qualify for entry into the Master of Project Management you must either have completed a suitable academic qualification or demonstrate significant project management work experience/professional standing.

All students must be proficient in English.

Advanced standing

You may be eligible for advanced standing if you have completed:

  • A post graduate level unit (for example as part of a Master of Business Administration) in Project Management through which you may be granted advanced standing for the unit Project Management Principles.
  • Advanced standing will also be considered based on specific project management career experience gained over a minimum of a 5+ year career.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated October 23, 2017
Duration & Price
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2 years
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2,340 AUD
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$2340 AUD per unit.