Question Paper: Software Project Management Question Paper - May 17 - Information Technology (Semester 7) - Mumbai University (MU)

Software Project Management - May 17

Information Technology (Semester 7)

Total marks: 80
Total time: 3 Hours
(1) Question No. 1 is compulsory.
(2) Out of remaining attempt any three.
(3) Draw neat diagrams wherever necessary

1(a) What is outsourcing? What are its advantages and disadvantages?
(5 marks) 1838

1(b) Explain the need of project management.
(5 marks) 696 706

1(c) Give the difference between product oriented deliverable and project oriented deliverable.
(5 marks) 1831

1(d) What is relation between MOV, Scope and WBS?
(5 marks) 1829

1(e) What is project charter?
(5 marks) 1827

2(a) Explain the following terms:

  • (i) Project 698

  • (ii) Critical Path 710

  • (iii) Earned Value 1842

  • (iv) Scope Creep 1830

  • (v) Scope Leap

(10 marks) 1830

2(b) Explain PMBOK Knowledge Areas.
(10 marks) 696


Activity Predecessor Duration
A - 3
B A(FS2) 2
C A(SS) 2
D B(SS1) 4
E C(SF3) 1
F C(FF3) 2
G D(SS1), E 4
H F(SF2), G 3
  • (i) Draw Precedence Diagram.
  • (ii) Perform Forward and backward path calculations.
  • (iii) Find Critical Path.
(10 marks) 00

3(b) Explain the phases of project life cycle and compare it with SDLC.
(10 marks) 701

4(a) Discuss the statement: "Failing to define what not part of the project is just as important as failing to define what is part of the project."
(10 marks) 00

4(b) What is project team? Explain multidisciplinary and multicultural teams.
(10 marks) 1835

5(a) Explain work breakdown structure with example. How does it map to DDT and DSC.
(10 marks) 707

5(b) What is the cost benefit analysis in projects? List the steps for performing costs benefit analysis.
(10 marks) 721

6(a) What is the role of implementation plan? Explain the various leadership style.
(10 marks) 1837 1836

6(b) Choose a company that sells electronic products/services on the web. Using this website as a guide develop scope statement. (Make suitable assumptions)
(10 marks) 00

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