Project Management

Institute of Public Administration - IPA


Course Name Project Management
Course Provider Institute of Public Administration - IPA
Course Code 56597 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Ballsbridge
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences: October 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Application Deadline: September 2022.

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Duration One academic year.

Delivery Method:
The programme is delivered through a blended learning model. Students will attend online webinars on weeknight evenings and, where necessary, classroom-based seminars. They are supported in their studies by various online resources and bespoke course material.
Course Fee €3,100 (includes all matriculation and examination fees), payable in two instalments.
Entry Requirements The Certificate in Project Management or equivalent or direct project experience. Students with project experience only will attend a scheduled online workshop.
Comment Accreditation: National University of Ireland.
Place on NFQ: Level 8 (Special Purpose Award).
Course Content

Expand+The Programme
This programme builds on the Certificate in Project Management. It covers additional critical skills areas, including procurement, resource management, quality management, and managing multiple projects. It also addresses methodologies...

Subjects Taught

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Successful Project Delivery:
Project Management Context:
• Systems Thinking
• Strategy, Business Case and Appraisal
• Requirements Management and Facilitation Skills

Initiation and Project Delivery:
• Project Initia...

Assessment Method Assessment is continuous throughout the programme and consists of a personal project, assignments and written examinations.
Further Enquiries All Correspondence and enquiries should be address to:
Undergraduate Office,
Whitaker School of Government and Management,
Institute of Public Administration,
57-61 Lansdowne Road,
Dublin 4.

Phone: +353 (01) 240 3600