Diploma Of Project Management

New Cambridge College Sydney (NCCS)
Course Code:
Qualification Level:
Course Area:
Management and Commerce
Study Mode:
Full Time
New South Wales
Course Fee:
$5,000 Per Course
Delivery Mode:
On Campus,Online Delivery,Blended Delivery

Course Overview

Course Description
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge. They may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. They have project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. They possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical and managerial competencies to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others.

Course Structure
This qualification consists of 12 units of competency including 8 core units and 4 elective units.

Course Duration
This qualification is delivered in a Blended Learning approach over 20 hours per week over a period of 52 weeks with 6 terms of study (6 weeks per term) and up to 16 weeks of holiday.

Students will be provided with access to the following resources required to complete the qualification successfully upon enrolment: Assessment booklets Student Workbooks and Resources, PPT Slides
Computers, MS Office or other relevant software, Unit of Competency.

Assessment Methods
Assessment is structured throughout the course. If students are unable to achieve competency, additional support is provided through academic support and access to re-assessment as outlined in our policies and procedures. Assessment requires achievement across all tasks to demonstrate competence and may include:
Written questioning and Exercises, Oral questioning, Project, Case Study analysis, Written Reports, Demonstration, Presentation, Role Play

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Course Credit
Students with prior learning and work experience can apply for RPL.
Students who have completed corresponding units of competency and/or units contained within the packaging rules can apply for Credit Transfer.
For more information, see our current policies and procedures

Future Pathway
Students who complete this qualification can continue their studies by advancing to BSB61215 – Advanced Diploma of Program Management or any other relevant Advanced Diploma level qualification.

For more information on other fees that may be charged, see our Student Handbook available at http://nccs.nsw.edu.au/policies-and-procedures/ 

Other Information
Before enrolment, each student should ensure they meet the following requirements:

Read and understand the complete student handbook available at http://nccs.nsw.edu.au/policies-and-procedures/ 
Read and understand all policies and procedures available at http://nccs.nsw.edu.au/policies-and-procedures/ 

Provide the organisation with their USI number. For more information, see https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi

Entry Requirement

Admission Requirements
Minimum Age to Apply

Must be over the age of 18 years
Academic Entry Requirements Must have completed a year 12 certificate or Certificate IV in a related field or equivalent or have relevant vocational experience
Language Requirement
English Language Requirements
All students must be able to provide evidence (completed within the last 2 years) of:

English language proficiency of Upper-Intermediate, or
IELTS score 5.5 or equivalent, or
Successfully passed the English Placement Test at the College, or
Australian qualification equivalent to a minimum of Certificate IV level or a substantial component of a course leading towards a Certificate IV or higher

Career Opportunities

  • Project manager (generic)
  • Project manager (industry specific)
  • Project leader
  • Project team leader
  • Project contract manager
  • Project vendor manager.

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