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Master of Global Project Management

CRICOS 095357G
Master of Global Project Management

What is a Master of Global Project Management?

A Master of Global Project Management develops expertise in the running of complex projects on an international scale, from beginning to end, on time and on budget. Typically studied full time over 18 months, this course focuses on all relevant processes, including industry standards, planning, budgeting and execution in practical situations.
During this course, you will be exposed to industry standards while completing various case studies, giving you an opportunity to further develop knowledge and understanding of project management processes. Each subject has a particular emphasis on projects with a global aspect including learning how to effectively manage projects with international stakeholders. The skills you will learn in this in-person or online project management master’s degree are in demand in a wide variety of fields including IT, construction, manufacturing, healthcare, natural resources, education, commerce, and research and development. You can enter or exit with a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma of Global Project Management. 

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Learning outcomes

  • Articulate the core characteristics of a Project Manager in a global context.
  • Identify major influences of technology and globalisation in project management.
  • Apply innovative solutions to meet cultural and environmental barriers.
  • Incorporate research findings and technologies into project plans.
Study mode
Online, On campus, Blended
Campus locations*
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide
Student
Domestic
International
Course duration
1.5 years full time, part-time options available, 1 year accelerated
Start date
20 Feb 2023
05 Jun 2023
18 Sep 2023
Fees

This is an AQF Level 9 course delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd.

*For more details on international student study options.

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Career opportunities

Obtaining a Master of Global Project Management will help you stand out and enhance your career progression by providing you with the skills to successfully manage complex stakeholders and projects from planning to completion.

Potential career paths

  • Senior Project Manager
    Average salary: $119,122 - $193,439
  • Senior Database Administrator
    Average salary: $102,683 - $133,873
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Subjects and units

This course comprises of 12 subjects, which includes eight core subjects and four elective subjects. Each subject involves 10 hours of study per week, comprising three hours of facilitated study and seven hours self-directed study.

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Electives

Requirements

These seven core subjects must be completed. Additionally, you’re required to select one elective from the electives tab.

Core subjects

  • Principles of Project Management | PROJ6000
  • Project Planning and Budgeting | PROJ6002
  • Project Execution and Control | PROJ6003
  • Contracts and Procurement | PROJ6004
  • Integrated Project Management - PROJ6017 / PROJ6001
  • Project, Portfolio and Program Management - PROJ6018
  • Management, People and Teams | MGT600

Requirements

This one core subject must be completed. Additionally, you’re required to select three electives from the electives tab.

Core subjects

  • Project Management Capstone | PROJ6016

Requirements

Electives available to students may be chosen from the elective bank below. Choose four electives:

Elective subjects

  • Foundations of Information Systems | MIS500
  • Data Modelling and Database Design | MIS602
  • Requirements Engineering | MIS604
  • Systems Analysis and Design | MIS605
  • Cybersecurity | MIS607
  • Agile Project Management | MIS608
  • Data Management and Analytics | MIS609
  • Marketing | MKT600
  • Financial Management | FIN600
  • Dynamic Leadership | MGT601
  • Business Decision Analytics | MGT602
  • Systems Thinking | MGT603
  • Strategic Management | MGT604
  • Accounting Information Systems | ACCT6001
  • Statistics for Financial Decisions | STAT6003
  • Management Perspectives | MGMT6012
  • Business Process Management and Systems | PROJ6009
  • Project Management Application: Construction | PROJ6010
  • Integrated Infrastructure Project Management | PROJ6011
  • Microservices Architecture | MIS603
  • Employer Based Project | MGT606
  • Business Law and International Contexts | MGT608
  • Organisational Best Practice | MGT610
  • International Business Strategy | MGT611
  • Risk Management | MGT612
  • Corporate Sustainability | MGT613
  • Technology Strategy | MGT614
  • Economic Principles and Decision Making | ECON6000
  • Engineering Sustainability | MEM601
  • Engineering Risk Management | MEM602
  • Engineering Strategy | MEM603
  • Big Data and Analytics | BDA601
  • User Experience Design | DID602A
  • Design Futures | DSGN6028
  • Managing Information Systems | MGT609

Technology

Learn with industry standard technologies

International students must not enrol in more than one-third (33%) of online subjects over their course, and must study at least one face-to-face subject each study period. Please note that due to COVID-19, authorities have provided exceptions to the usual face-to-face learning requirements. For more information, visit Study in Australia.

International students on a student visa are required to study full time (i.e. must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year). For the latest information on study locations, please check the entry requirements flyer.

Industry partners and work placements

When you study with Torrens University Australia, you will benefit from our extensive network of industry partners. You’ll learn from industry professionals, gain invaluable insights and build key industry relationships. 

Entry details

  • Domestic
  • International

Fees

Check the domestic course fee schedule for the cost of your course.

FEE-HELP

Eligible Australian students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.

Learn more about fees and FEE-HELP

Scholarships

If you are truly passionate about business, we want to hear from you. We have a variety of business scholarships on offer to assist you in becoming a key part of the business industry:

Admission criteria

Before you begin your application to study as a domestic student, check that you meet at least one of the requirements listed below.

Successful completion of a Bachelor’s degree (AQF Level 7) AND at least two years of professional experience
OR applicants without formal qualifications are eligible to apply if they have seven (7) years of professional, administrative or managerial work experience. Applications will be assessed on a case by case basis
OR successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Global Project Management

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Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. This is called Recognition of Prior Learning. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

Fees

Check the international course fee schedule for the cost of your course. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended options.

Fee payment

Course fees can be paid across three study periods. Each instalment to be paid before the beginning of the academic stage census date.

Scholarships

We want you to have the best possible chance to succeed, which is why we offer a range of financial scholarships to support our international students during their study journey.

Admission criteria

Before you begin your application to study as an international student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Australian bachelor's degree or equivalent.
AND at least two years of professional experience
AND academic IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0) or equivalent
OR alternative entry requirement may be available

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. This is called Recognition of Prior Learning. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

How to apply

Frequently asked questions

  • How do I apply for a course?
  • Can I get course credit for previous experience?
  • What are Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)? How do I apply?
  • How do I apply for a scholarship?
  • What are Torrens University Australia’s ATAR requirements for domestic students?
  • What if  I don’t meet the entry criteria for a degree?
  • Am I eligible for FEE-HELP?

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