Chapter 4

Creating the Project Schedule

The PMP® exam content from the Planning the Project performance domain covered in this chapter includes the following:

  • Task 4: Develop a project schedule based on the project timeline, scope, and resource plan in order to manage timely completion of the project.
  • Knowledge and Skills:
    • Work breakdown structure (WBS) tools and techniques
    • Time, budget, and cost estimation techniques
    • Workflow diagramming techniques
    • Elements, purpose, and techniques of project planning

The Planning process group has more processes than any other process group. As a result, a lot of time and effort goes into the Planning processes of any project. On some projects, you might spend almost as much time planning the project ...

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