Project Management Knowledge Area:
A Knowledge Area is an identified area of project management defined by its knowledge requirements
- Project Integration Management: identify, define, combine, unify, and coordinate the various planning processes / activities ❼.
- Project Scope Management: ensure the project includes “ONLY” all the work required to complete the project successfully ❻.
- Project Schedule Management: manage the timely completion of the project ❻.
- Project Cost Management: ensure that the project can be completed within the approved budget ❹.
- Project Quality Management: Includes the processes for incorporating the organisation’s quality policy regarding planning, managing, and controlling project and product quality requirements, in order to meet stakeholders’ expectations ❸
- Project Resource Management: identify, acquire, and manage the resources ❻.
- Project Communications Management: ensure timely planning, collection, creation, distribution, storage, retrieval, management, control, monitoring, and ultimate disposition of project information ❸.
- Project Risk Management: conducting risk management planning, identification, analysis, response planning, response implementation, and monitoring risk on a project ❼.
- Project Procurement Management: purchase or acquire products, services, or results needed from outside the project team ❸.
- Project Stakeholder Management: identify Stakeholders, analyse their expectations / impact, and to develop management strategies for effectively engaging stakeholders ❹.