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Project Management for the Built Environment, Postgraduate Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration
University rank #214 (QS) Online
Do you have qualifications or a career in the built environment and want to advance or side step into project management? The Project Management for the Built Environment program at the University of Newcastle could be the postgraduate degree for you.

About

This industry-focused Project Management for the Built Environment program at the University of Newcastle will provide you with specialised project management skills designed for the built environment, as well as people management skills opening up opportunities for success. Learning from current industry practitioners as well as University academics we will provide you with a well-rounded theoretical and practical understanding and application of project management.

Why study with us?

  • Be recognised Internationally - our School of Architecture and Built Environment is in the top 100 in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject list (2018).
  • Flexible study options – at the University of Newcastle, you can choose to study full-time or part-time to suit your professional and personal needs. Our advanced online learning system gives you the flexibility and support to study anytime.
  • Enhance your career opportunities – with a core focus on the built environment, you will have specialised and instrumental skills that will be highly valued by the property development, construction, mining, utilities and industrial sectors.

Career opportunities

As a qualified project manager in the built environment you will be sought after. The Graduate Certificate in Project Management for the Built Environment will prepare you for managerial positions in public, private and not-for profit organisations. With a core focus on the built environment, you will have specialised and instrumental skills that will be valued by the property development, construction, mining, utilities and industrial sectors.

Hitting the ground running with competent skills is paramount for a project manager to successfully meet strict deadlines and budgets. This industry-focused program will prepare you for this and much more.

To further enhance your qualification, once you have completed your Graduate Certificate you will be eligible to enrol in the Master of Project Management in the Built Environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Community Development
  • Sustainable Development
  • Property and Facilities Management
  • Property Investment and Evaluation
  • Negotiation & Conflict Resolution
  • Theory and Practice of Disaster Risk Reduction

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Credits
    40 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

The following lists the various requirements for entry into the Graduate Certificate in Project Management for the Built Environment:

  • AQF Level 8 Non-Congate Entry - Honours Bachelor Degree, Honours Award, Graduate Diploma
  • AQF Level 7 Cognate Entry - Bachelor DegreeAQF Level 7 Non Cognate Entry - Bachelor Degree with 5 years relevant experience
  • AQF Level 6 Cognate Entry - Associate Degree with 5 years relevant experience, Advanced Diploma with 5 years relevant experience
  • AQF Level 6 Non-Cognate Entry - Associate Degree with 10 years experience, Advanced Diploma with 10 years relevant experience

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • National

    13365 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13365 AUD per year and a duration of 6 months.
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