Scope Management Based on ISO 21500

Scope management is a subject group included in the ISO 21500 International Project Management Standard.

What is project scope management?

The project scope management subject group includes the processes required to identify and define the work and deliverables, and only the work and deliverables required.

Scope management initiating processes

There isn’t any scope management process in the initiating phase of a project, according to ISO 21500.

Scope management planning processes

Define scope

Define scope is the first scope management process. It is performed in the planning phase of a project.

Create WBS (work breakdown structure)

Create the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) is the second scope management process. It is performed in the Implementing phase of a project.

Define activities

Define Activities is the third scope management process. It is performed in the implementing phase of a project.

Scope management implementing processes

There is not any scope management processes in the project implementing phase, according to ISO 21500 project management standard.

Scope management controlling processes

Control scope

Define Activities is the forth scope management process. It is performed in the controlling phase of a project.

Scope management closing processes

Again, there isn’t any scope management process in the closing phase of a project.