Asset Management Service Delivery

Qualification: Postgraduate unit
Study mode: Online
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 14 weeks
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Awarded by: University of South Australia
Course Unit A course unit is a single subject offered as part of a program of study, but can be completed individually. You may receive Recognition of Prior Learning for studying this unit.

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About this unit

An online unit provided by the University of South Australia, Asset Management Service Delivery introduces a range of theories and concepts including facilities management, financial systems and cash flow management. These concepts form a key knowledge base for a range of project management initiatives.

Completion of this unit will allow you to demonstrate an integrated understanding of recent developments in Asset Management Service Delivery and its application. You will investigate, analyse and synthesise a range of theories and concepts, and apply them to a wider body of knowledge and practice.

You will also learn how to generate and evaluate professional methodologies and strategies for a variety of audiences and demonstrate creativity and initiative when taking on a range of projects and situations. Utilising a number of media and online learning tools, you will join active discussions and reflect critically on theoretical and practical aspects of contemporary thought on the subject of asset management.

Eligibility

To be eligible to enrol, applicants must have successfully completed the following units:

  • Principles of Project Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Control Methods
  • Project Leadership & Teams

Applicants must also be enrolled in the following course:

  • Master of Project Management (Assets and Facilities), University of South Australia

Areas of study

In this Asset Management Service Delivery unit, the topics you will study include:

  • Introduction to facilities management
  • Managing facilities management departments
  • Facilities management consulting services
  • Monitoring and assessing contract performance
  • Financial systems and processes
  • Managing cash flows in facilities and asset management
  • Preparing financial cases

Course pathways

This unit is a core requirement in the following course:

  • Master of Project Management (Assets and Facilities), University of South Australia

Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.

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How will this unit advance my career?

Project managers are at the forefront of driving change in a wide variety organisations, from marketing and the commercial sector to local government and fundraising. A solid foundation in asset management is a highly desirable skill that can lead to a range of opportunities in the wider field of project management.

Understanding asset management can help you to deliver strategic initiatives and services that can drive real advancement in your organisation. Being a part of delivering these changes can be hugely rewarding, allowing you to take on a range of responsibilities and become a real leader in your chosen field.

The demand for qualified and experienced asset managers has grown exponentially in recent years, both in Australia and across the developed world. Completion of this unit places you in an excellent position to take advantage of career opportunities in industries as diverse as law, education, public relations, research and development, construction, finance and much more.

How else will I benefit from this unit?

  • Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Asset Management Service Delivery from the University of South Australia.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
  • Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
  • Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.

 

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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