You will create a project plan using MS Project Professional that integrates several aspects of project management, including:
You are free to develop any information technology project for the final. Note that an information technology project is focused on developing and implementing a hardware and/or software solution and follows a SDLC model. The project you choose has budget, timeline, and resource constraints.
Similar to the MS Project tutorial you have followed throughout the course, your project plan will have the following major activities (Level 1 of the WBS):
These provide the structure for your WBS. Under each activity, add tasks relevant to your project. For Planning, be sure to address collecting requirements. Since your project focuses on creating an information system, the majority of your tasks will be in the Executing activity and must contain the following as a minimum:
Add at least two appropriate subtasks under each of these.
You may complete the Final Project individually or as a team with one other student(s) in the class. If you choose to complete the project with another classmate, only one of you should submit the project plan to the Final Project Dropbox. Also, use the comments area of the Dropbox to list the names of both students who completed the project.
Your project plan must consist of the following elements: