The Planning Phase is the second process of the project management life cycle and includes preparation of the Project Scope Statement, Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and Project Schedule.
Determine activity resource estimating, milestones, critical path, network diagram (AON).
The formal, approved document used to guide both project execution and project control.
The rulebook for addressing scope management issues.
is used to attain buy-in on a common interpretation of project scope.
The WS provides decomposition of project work by deliverable, subproject or phase into work packages.
Risk Identification, Qualitative and Quantitative Risk Analysis, Risk Response Planning.