University of Technology Sydney

15362 Managing Project Contracts

6cp; on campus, block
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. See access conditions.


The aim of this subject is to develop students' understanding of the legal principles underlying the negotiation and management of contracts in the project management context. It includes comparisons of contract types applicable to construction and other industry sectors.

Students are required to demonstrate their understanding of these principles through workshop exercises based on real-life case studies. The subject sits within the electives for the Master of Project Management (C04006) and is of relevance to any student interested in developing their level of understanding and ability to apply contract administration principles in the professional practice of project management.

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