MGI518 Program Management (8)

CSU Discipline Area: Unallocated to a CSU Discipline code (OTHER)

Duration: One session


Program management encompasses the coordinated management of multiple projects designed to implement strategies and deliver specific benefits. This subject gives students the skills required for coordinated management of multiple related projects directed toward strategic business and organizational objectives.
This subject is based on the Project Management Institute's (PMI's) current Program Management (PgPM) Professional certification.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Locations

Session 3
Distance Wagga Wagga

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: MGI518

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Assumed Knowledge:


Enrolment restrictions:

Only available to students enrolled in the Master of Project Management


Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:

- be able to identify and explain program management key terms and concepts

- be able to use a Program management tool to define, initiate and manage a portfolio of projects


The subject will cover the following topics:

- Defining a program
- Initiating a program
- Planning a program
- Executing a program
- Controlling a program
- Closing a program


The information contained in the 2013 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 24 April 2013. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.