Part 2: Project Schedule Analysis

Chapter 4 Activity Definition

Chapter 5 Activity Sequencing

Chapter 6 Resource Estimating

Chapter 7 Activity Duration Estimating

Chapter 8 Schedule Development

Development of the project schedule falls within the planning phase of the project life cycle. At this point in the development of a new project, stakeholders and the project manager have enough information to understand the general idea of the project objective and any required project deliverables. The project manager and any accompanying project staff now begin the process of acquiring details that will allow the project manager to outline specific work required; analyze scheduling for human resources, facilities, and equipment; purchase materials; ...

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