Project Scoping and Integration

10 Units

Examines the core concepts, principles and techniques underlying project scoping and integration.

Faculty Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
School School of Architecture and Built Environment
Availability Trimester 2 - 2014 (WebLearn GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2015 (WebLearn GradSchool)

A broad knowledge and understanding of:

  • Organisational processes leading to project authorisation, start-up and designation of project manager
  • The place of scope management and scope control in the context of the project life cycle
  • The need for scope definition during project start-up and ongoing during the project life cycle
  • Ethods to define products and activities, e.g. work, organisation and product breakdown structures
  • The components of a scope statement
  • The practice of change control
  • The project process, the project life-cycle and the relationship between project phases
  • Planning and control procedures, resource management and risk management
  • A range of suitable methodologies, techniques and tools available to project managers
  • Internal and external environment factors that may affect the project

Scope i.Defining the project context ii.Guiding the development of project scope definition activities iii.Implementing scope controls

Integration i.Agreeing and establishing life cycle reporting and measurement systems ii.Managing the integration of all project management functions iii.Coordinating internal and external environments iv.Implementing project activities throughout the project life cycle v.Assessing project integration outcomes

Replacing Course(s) NA
Transition NA
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge Nil
Modes of Delivery Distance Learning : IT Based
External Mode
Teaching Methods Case Study
Self Directed Learning
Assessment Items
  • Essays / Written Assignments -
  • Essays / Written Assignments -
Contact Hours
  • Tutorial: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
  • Self Directed Learning: for 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components None listed
Course Materials None listed
Timetable 2015 Course Timetables for ARBE6401

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