Project Scope Management
(Section 5 of the PMBOK® Guide)
PMBOK® Guide, page 137, Section 188.8.131.52
Scope Management Plan
The scope management plan is a component of the project management plan that describes how the scope will be defined, developed, monitored, controlled, and validated. The components of a scope management plan include:
•Process for preparing a project scope statement;
•Process that enables the creation of the WBS from the detailed project scope statement;
•Process that establishes how the scope baseline will be approved and maintained; and
•Process that specifies how formal acceptance of the completed project deliverables will be obtained.
The scope management plan can be formal or informal, broadly framed or highly ...