Bachelor of Applied Science - Project Management (Honours)

RMIT University

Gain the skills needed to coordinate and manage projects from inception to completion in a degree that is relevant to all industries. This course was developed in reaction to the growing demand from industry for project management skills. The course provides a strong academic base for the management of all types of projects, including both construction and non-construction projects. The first year is common to the property and valuation, construction management and project management courses, enabling students to work collaboratively in activities and assessment around each of the discipline areas. Students also undertake three research related courses in the last 1.5 years of the course.

Course Fee:

Australian: $111,360
International: $119,040

Entry Requirements:

Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) Units 3 and 4: satisfactory completion of any Mathematics; Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL.

Structure:

Year 1 - You will be introduced to project management in the construction and property industries, providing the context for the following 3 years. You will learn basic project management skills and gain an understanding of the different types of buildings and assets, how they are created and how they are acquired. Year 2 - You will study project management processes and techniques in greater depth, learning how to plan, cost and schedule projects. Building broader skills in areas like law, economics and leadership will equip you to become an industry leader. Year 3- Year 3 broadens your focus and looks at project management in other industries, building core project management knowledge and skills. Year 4 - The theme of your final year is 'moving to practice', preparing you to be industry-ready. You will gain advanced skills and insights into the latest trends in industry.

Subjects you can Study:

Management, Project communication, Project leadership, Project planning, Project risk.

Study Pathways:

Graduates of the following programs are eligible for up to 1 year of exemptions: Diploma of Building and Construction (Building); Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural).

Recognition:

This program is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), which is recognised worldwide. We are also seeking professional accreditation from the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00122A

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City No info No Full time 4 years
City No info No Part time

Why Study With Us

One of Australia's original tertiary institutions, RMIT University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research, and engagement with industry and the community.

RMIT is renowned for its excellence in Art and Design; Architecture; Education; Engineering; Development; Computer Science and Information Systems; Business and Management; and Communication and Media Studies.

RMIT prides itself on its strong industry connections forged over 130 years. Collaboration with industry is integral to RMIT’s leadership in education, applied and innovative research, and to the development of highly skilled, globally-focused graduates.

RMIT is a values-led institution and is dedicated to operating sustainably, respecting Indigenous cultures and supporting intellectual freedom. 

RMIT has outstanding teachers and is one of the top ranked universities for staff qualification.

Facilities & Services

RMIT’s three campuses in Melbourne (City, Brunswick and Bundoora) are located on the unceded lands of the people of the Woi Wurrung and Boon Wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation.

As a global university, RMIT has two campuses in Vietnam and a research and industry collaboration centre in Spain. We also offer programs through partners in Singapore, Hong Kong, mainland China, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, Belgium, Germany, Austria and the Netherlands.

Our cutting-edge facilities, including the newly opened New Academic Street, Swanston Academic Building and Design Hub represent our commitment to developing world-class learning, teaching, training and research spaces.

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Study options

At RMIT, you'll experience an education that equips you with practical skills, inspires you with ideas and prepares you for the workplaces of the future. RMIT connects students with industry mentors and collaborate on projects with real organisations so that you can advance your career. 

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