Chapter 5

Developing the Project Budget

The PMP® exam content from the Planning the project, and the monitoring and controlling the project permormance domains covered in this chapter includes the following:

  • Task 3: Develop a budget plan based on the project scope using estimating techniques in order to manage project cost.
  • Task 6: Develop a communication plan based on the project organization structure and external stakeholder requirements in order to manage the flow of project information.
  • Task 6: Communicate project status to stakeholders for their feedback, in order to ensure the project aligns with business needs.
  • Knowledge and Skills:
    • Requirements gathering techniques
    • Work breakdown structure (WBS) tools and techniques
    • Time, budget, ...

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