Develop a preliminary project plan for the project you identified in your Preliminary Project Charter Worksheet Week 1 Assignment. This assignment is an *.mpp file, not an MS Word paper. Please see the Class message for this assignment for more information.
Include the following information in this preliminary project plan:
Overview: The objective of this section is to
provide an overview of the scope and nature of the project to help
enable the team to select one project to work on for the rest of the
course. Use the task note feature of MS Project to add this information
to your mpp file.
Preliminary project schedule: The objective of this
section is to show a preliminary summary project schedule with the
project tasks including the primary deliverables and the activities
associated with them as shown in section 6.5.3 of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge.
Preliminary budgetary plan: The objective of the
budget section is to capture cost estimates, which include resources,
capital expenses, materials, and miscellaneous. The cost analysis must
consider the following elements (at a minimum): labor, subcontractors,
rental or purchase of equipment or facilities, travel,
telecommunications, supplies and materials, and documentation. The
output for this step is called project funding requirements, which is described in section 7.2.3 of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge.
Format your project plan using Microsoft® Project, This software is available by using the Lab Access link provided.