Deep Dive into the Project Scope (2021 Update)

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Keeping your project focused, on time, and on budget means keeping a close eye on project scope. Project management requires understanding project requirements and the project lifecycle.

In this course, you'll learn about planning and management of the project scope from traditional and Agile project management perspectives. You'll explore how the product scope, vision, and minimum viable product (MVP) play into the planning process. Finally, you'll learn different methods and tools for scope planning. 

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Deep Dive into the Project Scope (2021 Update)

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
  • recognize the importance of a shared product vision
  • identify the traditional approach to requirements gathering
  • recognize characteristics of traditional scope planning
  • recognize characteristics of a traditional scope baseline
  • identify how the Agile approach promotes an evolving scope
  • define the minimum viable product
  • identify the Agile approach to prioritizing requirements
  • recognize how the product scope evolves in Agile projects
  • identify how to formalize acceptance of the project deliverables
  • Knowledge Check: Reviewing Your Project Management Knowledge
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