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Develop your career in project management with a qualification that’s in demand across diverse industries.
RMIT’s Graduate Certificate of Project Management will equip you with in-demand management and leadership skills that are essential to companies across all industries.
This program is designed for professionals currently working or looking to work in the field of project management. It is particularly relevant for professionals looking to take the next step in their career.
This program emphasises the practical application of theory to develop your capacity to respond to current and emerging issues and trends. You will critically engage with project management theory and best practice principles, and evaluate and implement project management strategies using real world project based examples.
What you will gain through this program.
In today’s working environment the skills of the project manager have never been more in demand.
A degree in project management will help you develop skills that are highly sought after globally in a wide variety of sectors, such as construction, architecture, engineering, information technology, government and events management. You will learn how to run complex projects with a range of stakeholders, managing all phases on time and to budget, and contribute to an increase in business effectiveness.
Why study Project Management at RMIT?
Our expert teachers, passionate researchers, connections to industry and strong practical focus means RMIT postgraduates are among the most employable in Australia.
RMIT’s strong emphasis on leadership and management including project scoping, scheduling, procurement, entrepreneurship, client relationships and more, you will be well placed to meet and exceed the emerging expectations of employers and industry.
This degree is approved for Centrelink support.
On-campus (study in Australia)
- 6 months full-time
RMIT Online (study from your home country)
- 8 months part-time (intensive online)
Note: 100% online programs do not provide access to Australian student visas.
The learning experiences offered in this program are designed to foster excellence in project management practice and to support continual improvement in your learning and professional practice.
The program combines face-to-face learning environments and e-resources. You will engage in a range of learning activities including individual and small group work, case study analyses, face-to-face and online discussions, peer-to-peer presentations, and work simulated scenarios, including industry and research led projects.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work.
You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.
Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes case studies, project reports, assignments, presentations, reflective journals and examinations.
Delivered 100 per cent online, you can take advantage of six intensive study periods offered each year, and learn wherever there is an internet connection. RMIT’s community-based online study lets you investigate new ideas through video, audio, and practical activities and assessments. In virtual meeting spaces and by participating in discussions forums, you will connect, interact and collaborate with expert lecturers and other professionals studying alongside you.
The program offers the opportunity to gain access to industry experts through guest lectures and industry forums.
As a student enrolled in this program, you will be provided with an education that strongly links formal learning with professional practice.
Courses are designed to ensure that you will practically apply theoretical concepts through a range of assessment and learning activities, including industry based case studies, discussion forums, projects and assignments.
After graduating, you will be able to work as a project management professional and apply your capability and expertise to diverse organisations and industries, including construction and property. This program will provide you with a foundation to further develop your project management capability through your professional practice and/or further study.
Students of the Graduate Certificate in Project Management are eligible to apply for student membership of the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Project Management are eligible to apply for professional membership of the PMI.
Students and graduates are eligible to apply for Project Management Professional Certification (PMP).
There are currently no relevant Australian professional bodies that accredit the Graduate Certificate in Project Management program.