University of Technology Sydney

15346 Governance, Portfolio and Program Management

6cp; block workshop
Requisite(s): ((15312 Project Communication, HR and Stakeholders AND 15319 Project Risk, Procurement and Quality Management AND 15316 Project Scope, Time and Cost Management AND 15310 Project Integration Management) OR 15315 Project Management Principles )
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.



This subject covers essential aspects of organisational project management which enable the execution of an organisation's strategies through a combination of project governance, portfolio management, program management and project management. Topics covered include business strategy and corporate governance and their relation to projects, project governance roles, structures and processes, portfolio management, program management, role and responsibilities of project sponsors, project management offices and the strategic alignment of portfolios, programs, and projects for project success. Students work on case studies to enable them to apply the concepts learnt in the subject in practice. The subject contributes to graduate attributes of critical thinking, project management knowledge adaptation and application, communication, organisational management and improving practice.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus

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