CHAPTER 2

Scope Management

Objectives

On completion of this chapter, you should be able to:

  1. Understand what is meant by project scope management;

  2. Understand the difference between project scope and product scope;

  3. Know various scope management processes;

  4. Understand what is meant by work breakdown structure (WBS) and WBS dictionary; and

  5. Learn how to use MS-Project to create WBS.

Scope is one of the key objectives of the project along with schedule, cost, quality, and so on. It is important to define the scope of the project, to plan the schedule and the cost of the project. That is why some key planning processes are related to scope management.

What Is Scope Management?

The goal of the project scope management is to ensure that all the required ...

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