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SSUD71-111: Project Finance and Procurement


A robust understanding of finance and procurement is vital to successful project delivery. This subject examines financing and procurement management of projects, with particular emphasis on the initiation phase, using a range of international case studies drawn from both public and private sectors. The financing component includes the design, structuring, costing, sourcing and management of project finance, credit risk analysis, the cost of capital, principles of financial accounting, capital structure, markets and securitisation. The procurement component includes different types of contractual arrangements, responsibilities and appropriate organisational structures, solicitation planning, governance, the process of feasibility analysis, bid design and selection criteria, setting of a project budget and cost baseline, and implications for contract administration and contract close-out. Together, finance and procurement management ensure the ‘right project’ is selected and that client/sponsor satisfaction and value for money are ultimately delivered.

Subject details

FacultyFaculty of Society & Design
Semesters offered
  • January 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
Study areas
  • Architecture and Built Environment
Subject fees
  • Current: $5,360
  • Commencing in May 2021: $5,570

Learning outcomes

1. Show competency in project cost and procurement management
2. Examine capital budgeting techniques and decision-making
3. Design a procurement solution including feasibility study and budget
4. Develop a financing plan for managing project cash flow requirements
5. Explore case studies highlighting different project scenarios

Enrolment requirements

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Subject outlines

Subject dates

Non-Standard Offering - Weeks 4 & 9Non-Standard Offering - Weeks 5 & 10
Enrolment opens12/11/201912/11/2019
Semester start13/01/202013/01/2020
Subject start03/02/202010/02/2020
Cancellation 1?15/02/202021/02/2020
Cancellation 2?18/02/202023/02/2020
Last enrolment13/02/202019/02/2020
Withdraw – Financial?26/02/202002/03/2020
Withdraw – Academic?12/03/202015/03/2020
Teaching census?25/02/202001/03/2020