Software Project Management - May 2013
Information Technology (Semester 8)
TOTAL MARKS: 100
TOTAL TIME: 3 HOURS (1) Question 1 is compulsory.
(2) Attempt any four from the remaining questions.
(3) Assume data wherever required.
(4) Figures to the right indicate full marks. 1 (a) Compare Gantt chart, networking diagram and PDM(5 marks) 1 (b) Compare various project implementation approaches.(5 marks) 1 (c) What is the need of IT project management.(5 marks) 1 (d) Describe in brief various PMBOK knowledge areas.(5 marks) 1 (e) What is a project charter?(5 marks) 2 (a) Explain project integration management.(10 marks) 2 (b) Explain Project planning framework.(10 marks) 3 (a) Define following terms:
(ii) Scope of the project.
(iii) Earned value.
(iv) Critical path.
(v) Projectitis.(10 marks) 3 (b) Explain change management plan.(10 marks) 4 (a) Explain the framework for managing IT project risk.(10 marks) 4 (b) Explain the practices of exemplary leadership. (10 marks) 5 (a) Draw AON diagram and find the activities on critical path. Calculate minimum overall project completion time:
|Activity||Duration (wks)||Immediate Predecessor|
Write short notes on (any three):-
7 (a) Ethics in project.(7 marks) 7 (b) Project procurement and outsourcing.(7 marks) 7 (c) Extreme project management.(7 marks) 7 (d) Scope management plan.(7 marks)