Project Management BA60033E



Coursework Assignment – Project Management Plan

Project Management Plan

Length: 2,250 words (maximum) + appendices for PMP.

Weighting: 40% of Module Marks

For your coursework assignment you should select and apply relevant project management tools, techniques and concepts in order to produce a project management plan for a project of your choice agreed with your module tutor.

In addition to a scan of relevant external forces which impact upon the project, you should include an analysis of the project’s scope, quality, time and costs as well as considering the management of communications, human resources, supply and risk within your project.

The structure of the plan is as follows and must be used for your submission:

1. Title of Project Plan, Student No. and Date.

2. Signed Plagiarism Statement:

“I declare that this is my own personal project management plan and reflective statement.”

3. Contents Page.

4. Summary of the Project.

5. Introduction: aims and objectives.

6. Project Plan Contents: based on your research of academic project management frameworks and your chosen project.

7. Recommendations & Conclusions: Any recommendations you think would improve your project plan.

Conclusions:Your analysis of the project plan contents that include your opinion of the facts.

8. Bibliography: Use Harvard referencing system – available from the UWL Library.

9. Appendices: Relevant supporting materials:

i. Project charter.

ii. Stakeholder register.

iii. Work breakdown structure.

iv. Responsibility matrix.

v. Schedule (Gantt chart)

vi. Cashflow (budget) statement.

vii. Technical plan.

viii. Communication & HR plan.

ix. Quality & Supply management plan.

x. Risk management plan.


Standard Research


The following Website may be used for reference to complete this assignment. The Website represents an electronic document titled “Standards Organizations” written by William Stallings (2009), located at

Write a 900 Words paper in which you:

  1. Select one (1) of the working groups in the IETF or IEEE and briefly summarize what this group is working on.
  2. Justify the need of the IEEE 802 standard used in networking.
  3. Evaluate the three (3) standard organizations including IEEE, ISO, and ANSI to determine the most important for communication technology.
  4. Take a position on the need for a federal regulating body of standards such as NIST. Include supporting evidence to justify your opinion.
  5. Use at least four (4) quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources.


Business Data Analytics

In this highly competitive business environment, businesses are constantly seeking ways to gain traction and understand what is on the minds of current customers and potential customers in order to increase business efficiency. Many companies have turned to business intelligence (BI) and data analytics.
Use the Internet or  Library to research articles on data analytics. Select one (1) industry or one (1) company that is currently using data analytics. Use the industry / company you have selected as the basis for your written paper.

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With the advent of computers, cybercrime and Internet frauds are increasing in frequency and in size. The trend is likely to continue. Cybercrimes are described as activities in which a computer or network of computers are an integral part of a crime.
For this assignment, research the Internet or Strayer databases and identify an organization that was a victim of cybercrime.
Write a 1200 Words paper in which you:
Based on your research, identify and assess the fraud that occurred in the organization, as well as the impact that the fraud had on the corporation’s investors and creditors.
1. Suggest how a financial forensic investigation could have detected fraud in the organization that you researched. Consider the risk factors, the elements of fraud, and the analysis of competing hypotheses.
2. Asses the economic losses that occurred at the organization you researched and recommend a plan of action for the company to restore any economic losses.
3. Compare and contrast accidental fraudsters and predators. Give your opinion on what type of fraudster(s) committed fraud at the organization you researched. Provide support for your rationale.
4. Evaluate how teamwork and leadership are effective tools for financial forensic investigations. Provide support for your evaluation.
5. Use at least six (6) quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources.