Details for Project Management

This subject will enable you to plan and manage projects. Within this subject, you will become familiar with a range of specialised, technical and managerial abilities that will give you the confidence to manage a project. The skills learned in this subject will enable you to evaluate your own work and your teams work to effectively and successfully manage projects well.

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: MAN003
  • Credit points: 8
  • Subject coordinator: Keith McPherson

Awards offering Project Management

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content


  1. Develop a project plan for the relevant industry/field;
  2. Undertake project and manage strategies and tasks;
  3. Evaluate the development of professional skills acquired;
  4. Evaluate the realities of managing a project.

Subject Content

  1. Introduction to project management
  2. Goals, strategies and plans
  3. Budgets and timelines
  4. Administration and milestones
  5. Equipment and resources
  6. Teamwork
  7. Evaluation and reporting

This course may be offered in the following formats

  • Face to Face (on site)
  • E-learning (online)
  • Intensive
  • Extensive
  • Independent learning (untimetabled)

Please consult your course prospectus or enquire about how and when this course will be offered next at Alphacrucis College.

Assessment Methods

  • Project Plan (20%)
  • Presentation (5 mins/400 words) (30%)
  • Professional Portfolio (50%)

Prescribed Text

Larson, W.E & Gray, F.C., Project Management: The Managerial Process 7E, 1st Ed, McGraw-Hill, 2017.