In this report you will need to describe and discuss the contribution and significance of Project
Management functions and certain methodologies to the overall business environment.
Your report should address the following three areas:
1. Discuss the importance of Project Management in the modern business environment.
How does it link and impact the rest of the business functions? (e.g. Operation,
Supply Chain Management, Strategic Business Planning etc.) – 1000 words
2. Discuss the importance of forecasting and es.ma.on in the context of project
management. – 1000 words
Project Management – Assessment 2
3. There are five performance objectives widely used by project managers in order to
evaluate project vendors. These are Flexibility, Dependability, Speed, Quality and
Price. Discuss how the five performance objectives (Flexibility, Dependability, Speed,
Quality, Cost) can be utilized by Project Managers to improve project execution and
delivery. – 1000 words
This coursework should follow a structured approach and should be prepared and presented
professionally. You should undertake a relevant literature review that helps inform your report.
You will need to take the following into account when completing your assignment.
• Use of relevant theory, models and techniques;
• Allocation of credit and sources used; (have I included references and citations to the
material I have used?);
• Clarity of argument and relevance to the project management context
• Overall report presentation including spelling and grammar;
• Adherence to nominated word limit.
You need to follow a report format. Therefore you should have a Title page, contents page,
sections and sub sections, page numbers, appendix section etc. Please note if you are uncertain
on how to present and structure a report