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Skip to 0 minutes and 18 secondsWelcome to the Time Management Module.

Skip to 0 minutes and 20 secondsThis module is divided into five separate lecture videos: First, Time Management Overview, Second, Define and Sequence Activities, Third, Critical Path Method and Schedule Compression, Fourth, Critical Chain Method and Resource Optimization, And the fifth lecture video, Schedule Baseline and Project Schedule. In this lecture video, we will present an overview of Time Management.

Skip to 0 minutes and 46 secondsAt the end of the lecture video, you will be able to: List the time management processes, and Identify components of the schedule management plan. Project Time Management includes the processes required to manage the timely completion of the project. Plan Schedule Management is the process of establishing the policies, procedures, and documentation for planning, developing, managing, executing, and controlling the project schedule. The output for this process is the schedule management plan, the playbook for how you will plan and manage your schedule, how it will be reviewed, and how often. Plan Schedule Management is the first process in Project Time Management.

Skip to 1 minute and 32 secondsThe others are: Define Activities, Sequence Activities, Estimate Activity Resources, Estimate Activity Durations, Develop Schedule, and Control Schedule. These processes interact with each other and with processes in other Knowledge Areas. If you are unfamiliar with any of these terms, pause this lecture video and review the Project Time Management processes. This brings us to the end of this lecture video overview of Time Management. 00:02:03.470 --> 00:02:11.367

Time Management Overview

Project Time Management Overview Knowledge Highlights

Learning Outcomes

  • list the time management processes
  • identify components of the schedule management plan

Project Time Management

Project time management includes the processes required to manage the timely completion of the project.

Project Time Management Processes:

  • Plan schedule management
  • define Activities
  • sequence Activities
  • estimate Activity resources
  • estimate Activity durations
  • develop schedule
  • Control schedule

Plan Schedule Management

Plan Schedule Management is the process of establishing the policies, procedures, and documentation for planning, developing, managing, executing, and controlling the project schedule.

The output for this process is the schedule management plan—the playbook for how you will plan and manage your schedule, how it will be reviewed, and how often.

Note: All learning materials you need to complete this short course are included in the online environment. The PMBOK® Guide, Fifth Edition serves as an optional secondary reading resource.

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Time Management Strategies for Project Management

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