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    Graduate Diploma of Project Management
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    CQUniversity Australia

    Graduate Diploma of Project Management

    CQUniversity Australia

    CQUniversity Australia


    Australia, Rockhampton

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    Key Facts

    Program Level

    Graduate Diploma

    Study Type

    Full Time


    On Campus

    Course Code




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    Start & Deadlines

    Next Intake Deadlines4-Nov-2024 7-Mar-2025
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    Duration 1 year(s)
    Tuition Fee
    AUD 34,080  / year
    Apply Date 7-Mar-2025
    Next Intake 4-Nov-2024

    Graduate Diploma of Project Management


    By studying the Graduate Diploma in Project Management you will undertake coursework that explores the principles of project management as based on recognised international standards, guidelines and frameworks. Examples of different project domains are explored through case studies.

    Each case study will enable you to explore the application of project management closely aligned to your chosen career path. The units develop technical skills in the initiation, bidding, tendering, planning, design, procurement, execution, reporting, commissioning, hand over, and post-project support of projects. Human skills in stakeholder management, communication, team building, negotiation, and the support of ongoing professional career development are integrated into the coursework material and assessments.

    You will develop skills to further your project management career, as well as pursue other disciplines such as business, engineering, health, and information communications technology (ICT).

    Mission Statement for CQUniversity’s project management courses
    CQUniversity’s School of Engineering and Technology believe project management is a lifestyle and is committed to improving the world for current and future generations through outstanding teaching and learning, scholarship and practice. We carry out this mission through world-class, project management education, based on global standards and cutting-edge research conducted in the discipline, in order to skill and educate the next generation of project managers.

    Vision for CQUniversity’s project management courses
    Our vision is to be a global leader in project management education, embracing engagement and innovation, with a can-do attitude. As part of this vision, we are transparent in our communication with our stakeholders, we are inclusive, and strive to cultivate our greatness by offering project management courses for everyone. The Project Management team at CQUniversity strives to be a leader by hiring and promoting people who are leaders, developing them, and developing a culture where leaders influence non-conventional thinking.

    The Bachelor of Medical Science offers you a choice of major in Clinical Measurement, Nutrition or Biotechnology (in support industries and medical research.) You will study a common first year across all majors and complete foundation units in anatomy, physiology, chemistry and biochemistry. This foundational study gives you valuable knowledge and skills that you will build upon as you progress with your chosen major. As you progress through your studies your units become more advanced and deepen your discipline knowledge and skills.

    Explore your interests

    Clinical Measurement: A major in clinical measurement is ideal if you are seeking employment as a clinical measurement scientist. You will complete multidisciplinary training in diagnostic physiological measurement in cardiac sciences, respiratory sciences, neurophysiology and sleep science.

    Biotechnology: With an emphasis on cutting-edge technologies in the development and application of therapeutics, a major in biotechnology allows you to pursue a career in the biopharmaceutical industry or medical research laboratories.

    Nutrition: The nutrition major leads to career opportunities in nutrition-related health promotion and food and nutrition industries and provides a pathway for postgraduate study in health education, research and public health.  

    Throughout your studies, you will have opportunities to learn in a safe and simulated environment in purpose-built medical science laboratories. Within the Clinical Measurement you will complete two six-week placements, totalling 360 hours. The Nutrition or Biotechnology majors include one six-week placement, totalling 180 hours. Your placements provide you with opportunities to apply your discipline knowledge to authentic scenarios so that you graduate work-ready with valuable connections and networks.

    Our medical science team work closely with industry bodies to develop and review the course, ensuring that it meets industry needs and you graduate with a strong and valuable skillset.

    You will learn from an experienced team of medical science lecturers who have vast national and international experience. Experience ranges from medical research in medical fields, such as cardiovascular, immunology, and musculoskeletal research, and practitioners with relevant industry experience including medical lab scientists and medical doctors.

    Our teaching team is committed to sharing their experience and knowledge with you giving you access to valuable perspectives, learnings and insights of active researchers and real practitioners.


    Entry Requirements

    Entry requirements
    • A bachelor degree in any discipline from an Australian university or college, or equivalent;
    • or a CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Project Management, or equivalent.

    If you are an International student please visit International students English requirements for further information.

    English Program Requirements

    If you don’t meet our English language entry requirements and need to improve your English language proficiency, you can do so through our approved English Language Instruction Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) providers. This means that you can attend the required English language tuition at approved ELICOS providers and gain direct entry into university without an IELTS or TOEFL test.


    Career opportunities are endless for project management graduates and you could find employment in many industries, such as engineering, business, IT, construction, health, government, mining, transportation and many others. The course will boost your career advancement prospects and provide a competitive advantage for you in the marketplace.

    Fee Information

    +estimated annual tuition fee for a full-time study load

    Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
    Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible

    Tuition Fee

    AUD 34,080 

    How to Apply

    • Select your course
    • Check entry requirements.
    • Check your eligibility for credit.
    • Apply online
    • Obtain certified documents.
    • Submit your application and documents.
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    Graduate Diploma of Project Management

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