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Project Scope Management is a group of processes required to ensure that the project includes all the work required, and only the work required, to complete the project.
There are following processes which are part of Project Scope Management.
The term "Scope" may refer to
Following sections describe each process along with Input, Output and Required Tools and Techniques.
Scope planning is the process of progressively elaborating and documenting the project work (project scope) that produces the product of the project. Identifies the project objectives and deliverables and forms basis of agreement.
Scope Planning process starts in "Project Planning Phase" and uses the outputs of the Initiation Process.
Scope definition involves subdividing the major project deliverables into smaller, more manageable components to:
Scope Definition process is a part of "Project Planning Phase".
The WBS is a deliverable-oriented hierarchical decomposition of the work to be executed by the project team, to accomplish the project objectives and create the required deliverables. The WBS organizes and defines the total scope of the project. The WBS subdivides the project work into smaller, more manageable pieces of work, with each descending level of the WBS representing an
The planned work contained within the lowest-level WBS components, which are called work packages, can be scheduled, cost estimated, monitored, and controlled.
Create WBS process is a part of "Project Planning Phase".
This is the process of obtaining formal acceptance of the project scope by the stakeholders.It requires reviewing work products and results to ensure that all are completed correctly and satisfactorily.
The Scope Verification is the process in which the project customer formally accepts the project deliverables. Scope Verification happens at the end of each phase. It is the customer feedback on a detailed basis. While Scope Verification focuses on customer acceptance, Quality Control focuses on correctness of work.
Scope Verification process is a part of "Project Controlling Phase".
Project Scope Control includes :
Scope change control process is a part of "Project Controlling Phase".
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