A Guide to Project Management 2e is an invaluable resource for students and people in the workplace starting out in project management and for those who wish to improve their project management skills. The comprehensive, accessible text introduces concepts, guides readers through the necessary organisation skills and explores the use of technology.
For the second edition, A Guide to Project Management has been extensively updated to reflect changes in the processes and procedures of project management, global trends and international standards, and the expansion of the Project Management Body of Knowledge. A new chapter on project planning looks at tools and techniques, types of project planning and detailed steps to be taken during planning.
A companion publication, The Project Management Workbook, consisting of self-assessment questions, group activities, exercises and guidelines for completion of a summative assignment/portfolio of evidence based on SAQA Unit Standards and chapter outcomes, is now also available.
Chapter 1: Essentials of Project Management
Chapter 2: Project management life-cycle
Chapter 3: Project planning
Chapter 4: Organisational arrangements and project governance
Chapter 5: Project management knowledge areas
Chapter 6: Applied technology and project documentation
Students and people in the workplace starting out in project management and for those who wish to improve their project management skills.
Student Support Material are additional readings includ(s) project management templates in MS Word and Excel, The Project Management Workbook (ISBN 978 1 7851 1197 8) consisting of self-assessment questions and exercises, group activities and exercises and guidelines for completion of a summative assisgnment/portfolio of evidence based on SAQA Unit Standards and chapter outcomes. Solutions for the questions in Section A of The Project Management Workbook can be found below.