A Guide to Project Management

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Unformatted text preview: dvance of the occurrence of the risk event. Work Breakdown Structure (WBS). A deliverable-oriented grouping of project elements that organizes and defines the total work scope of the project. Each descending level represents an increasingly detailed definition of the project work. Work Item. Term no longer in common usage. Synonymous with activity--see activity. Work Package. A deliverable at the lowest level of the work breakdown structure, when that deliverable may be assigned to another project manager to plan and execute. This may be accomplished through the use of a subproject where the work package may be further decomposed into activities. A Guide to the A Guide to the Project Project Management Management Body of Body of KnowledgeE L KnowledgeE PL MP AM SA S A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) 2000 Edition 2000 Project Management Institute, Four Campus Boulevard, Newtown Square, PA 19073-3299 USA NAVIGATION LINKS ACROYMNS LIST ACRONYMS LIST 209 ACROYMNS LIST Index A AC See actual cost (AC) AD See activity description (AD) ACWP See actual cost of work performed (ACWP) ADM See arrow diagramming method (ADM) AF See actual finish date (AF) AOA See activity-on-arrow (AOA) AON See activity-on-node (AON) AS See actual start date (AS) activity 14, 36, 47, 6869, 7175, 7778, 8081, 8788, 10001, 103, 123, 170, 197204, 206, 20809 critical 76, 80, 200 definition 7, 34, 65, 67, 71, 190, 197, 206 description (AD) 19697 dummy 200 duration(s) 34, 65, 67, 7273, 75, 190, 198, 204, 208 predecessor 204 successor 74, 202, 209 estimate(s) 7375, 80, 8687, 204 See also estimate(s) estimating 7, 34, 65, 7173, 190, 197, 206 See also estimate(s) list 60, 6768, 71, 73 sequencing 7, 34, 49, 65, 6870, 190, 197, 206, 208 activity-on-arrow (AOA) 70, 19697 activity-on-node (AON) 69, 19697 actual cost (AC) 88, 92, 123, 19697, 200 of work performed (ACWP) 123, 19697, 200 B BAC See budget A Guide to thebudgeted cost of work performed Guide to the at completion (BAC) BCWP See A (BCWP) Project Project Management Management Body of Body of KnowledgeE L KnowledgeE PL MP AM SA S C BCWS See budgeted cost of work scheduled (BCWS) backward pass 198, 200, 202 bar chart 78, 124, 198, 202, 209 baseline 43, 4549, 57, 6364, 72, 122, 139, 145, 168, 198, 201, 20809. See also finish date, scope baseline, start date, and target schedule cost 45, 8992, 198 performance measurement 4447, 198, 204 schedule 45, 79, 198, 205 budget at completion (BAC) 92, 196, 198, 200 budget estimate 198, 201 budgeted cost of work performed (BCWP) 92, 123, 196, 198, 201 budgeted cost of work scheduled (BCWS) 92, 123, 196, 198, 204, 208 actual finish date (AF) 19697 actual start date (AS) 19697 administrative closure 8, 37, 117, 125, 15859, 191, 197, 205 application area(s) 4, 13, 30, 43, 46, 51, 56, 62, 6869, 78, 89, 98, 11011, 125, 131, 147, 161, 18182, 195, 198, 206 arrow 198, 200 diagramming method (ADM) 70, 19698, 200, 20304, 20809 as-of date 198, 200 CAP See control account plan...
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