INF522 Project Management in Information Agencies (8)


This subject is designed to equip students with the skills and understanding to effectively manage projects in the information industry. It takes an applied approach to project management theory and practice and its role for information professionals.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 2
OnlineSPACE, University of Hong Kong
OnlineWagga Wagga Campus
Session 3
OnlineSPACE, University of Hong Kong
OnlineWagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: INF522
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Information Studies

Enrolment restrictions

Not available to students who have completed INF327
Incompatible subject(s)

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
- be able to describe the practices required for effective management of projects in information agencies;
- demonstrate an understanding of the issues of working in a collaborative environment;
- be able to apply appropriate methods of solving problems;
- demonstrate an understanding of factors influencing project design and implementation; and
- be able to effectively prioritise tasks within pre-set timelines.


The subject will cover the following topics:
- Principles of project management - Defining a project - Project organisation - Project planning techniques - Project implementation - Project monitoring and evaluation - Project management support systems


The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 25 August 2017. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.