The nine project management knowledge areas the pmbok describes nine knowledge areas or categories of the project management discipline gaining expertise in any one of these knowledge areas can. Project management (pm) is a hot topic and a key to success within the workplace here you will learn about the project management processes and pm knowledge areas of a project. The individual management plans from the other knowledge areas) • scope statement, which includes the project deliverables and the project objectives • work breakdown structure (wbs) to the level at which control will be exercised.
Thus, the knowledge areas as shown in figure 2, are formed by grouping the 47 processes of project management into specialized and focused areas knowledge areas also assume specific skills and experience in order to accomplish project goals. The project management knowledge areas this document supersedes pmi's project management body of knowledge (pmbok) document that was published in 1987 to. This page provides an overview of the ten pmbok ® guide project management knowledge areas and the associated processes and activities within each knowledge area click on a knowledge area to see how our project management templates, guidelines, and checklists map to the pmbok ® guide project management knowledge areas.
Project management, then, is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet the project requirements it has always been practiced informally, but began to emerge as a distinct profession in the mid-20th century. International project expert, todd hutchison, walks through the 10 knowledge areas (functions) of project management for more information on our training go to wwwbeieduau, where we offer face. For instance, plan risk management is an activity in project risk management knowledge area this would not belong in any other area, so enter this in the project risk management part of the matrix. The project management knowledge areas are essentially what you need to know about effective project management below we'll cover each of the 10 areas at a high level along with a few of the process groups or action items associated with each of them. Project management institute, a guide to the project management body of knowledge, (pmbok® guide) - fifth edition, project management institute, inc 2013, table 3-1, page 61 title microsoft word - capm_process_cheat_sheetdocx.
Other knowledge areas are also important, but integration management is the area that requires the most management and control of the entire project 2) scope management this area involves control of the scope of the project. Pmp time management knowledge area is the third project management knowledge area coming after scope managementwhile working on your pmp study plan, you will notice that pmp time management is an important knowledge area. Project management knowledge areas group project processes by subject matter or, to put it another way, what a project manager needs to know groupings and processes involved in each area of specialization are what the following graphic covers. This video provides a short overview of project management's five process groups and ten knowledge areas table of contents: 00:15 - what is a project 01:19. Study flashcards on project management knowledge areas at cramcom quickly memorize the terms, phrases and much more cramcom makes it easy to get the grade you want.
Project management knowledge areas communications communications management is the various processes and methodologies used to establish smooth information flow and communication mechanism throughout the different phases of the project life cycle just as the project life cycle is fundamental to structuring the process of project management. Many students also memorize the pmbok ® guide 's project management process group and knowledge area mapping matrix in addition, there are a number of documents created during initiating and planning. Pmp certification study notes 2/3 - project management processes and knowledge areas by edward chung , pmp, pmi-acp, itil foundation march 26, 2018 newly updated for the new pmp® exam 2018.
The project management process groups the project management process is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet project requirements it is a set of interrelated action and activities performed to achieve a pre-specified product, result, or service. I am starting a project of going through the 6th edition of the pmbok® guide and blogging about its contents the 6th edition was released on september 22nd by the project management institute, and the first chapter is a general introduction to the framework in which project management. Project management knowledge areas as explained in pmbok® guide (a standard by pmi®) project management knowledge areas a project manager has to manage multiple aspects of the project continuously throughout the project life-cycle from initiation to closure. There are 10 project management knowledge areas covered by the pmbok® guidethey cover each of the 47 project management processes this article provides a high-level view of each of these areas in relation to what you need to know and do as a project manager.
There are 10 knowledge areas in the pmp pmbok 6 th edition this is consistent with the pmbok 5 th edition, which also has 10 knowledge areas the 10 knowledge areas in the pmbok guide are along with the study notes for each chapter. Project integration management : project integration management includes the processes and activities needed to identify, define, combine, unify, and coordinate the various processes and project management activities within the project management process groups. To help organize all the knowledge a project manager needs to effectively perform the role, project management has been organized into 10 best practice areas, or knowledge areas.