Basic Functions of Project Management

Principle purpose of this lecture is to presentation on basic functions of Project Management. Other objectives are define the terms project and project management and describe the causes of failed information systems and technology projects. Here also escribe the basic competencies required of project managers and differentiate between PERT and Gantt charts as project management tools. Finally describe the role of project management software as it relates to project management tools and define joint project planning and its role in project management.