Introduction: The project management life cycle and methodologies

Introduction: The project management life cycle and methodologies

Recap and Next Steps:

Previously Covered:

  • Project Management Definition:
    • What project management is and its value to businesses.
    • Differentiating what constitutes a project and what does not.
  • Role of a Project Manager:
    • The necessity and timing of having a project manager.
    • Day-to-day responsibilities and core skills of a successful project manager.

Coming Up:

  • Popular Approaches:
    • Introduction to the Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
  • Project Management Life Cycle:
    • Explanation of the project management life cycle and its phases.
    • Overview of different styles, scenarios, and factors impacting a project at any phase.
  • Learning Outcomes:
    • Ability to explain and follow a project's life cycle.
    • Define and outline a project's phases and each phase's tasks.
    • Compare methodologies to determine the most effective one.
    • Organize project management according to different methodologies.