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.


Session 2 (60)
Wagga 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

Grading System



One session


School of Information Studies

Enrolment Restrictions

Not available to students who have completed INF327

Incompatible Subjects


Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to explain the role that projects play in information organisations;
  • be able to critically analyse and reflect on the practices required for effective management of projects in information organisations;
  • be able to critique and discuss the application of theory to the effective management of projects in information organisations; and
  • be able to formulate a comprehensive project plan incorporating established components and based on a relevant research base.


This 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


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Future students

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.