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Unit of Study MNG10228 - Project Management for Conventions and Events (2014)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 describe the basic principles of project management in an event context
2 demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the key features, emergent issues and their implications of project management within the context of the event industry
3 identify, analyse and evaluate the different functions of project management when applied to the development and staging of an event
4 develop an event project plan utilising a project management framework

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. describe the basic principles of project management in an event context
    • GA4:
  2. demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the key features, emergent issues and their implications of project management within the context of the event industry
    • GA4:
  3. identify, analyse and evaluate the different functions of project management when applied to the development and staging of an event
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
  4. develop an event project plan utilising a project management framework
    • GA1:
    • GA2:

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