Project Quality Management : Project Management

1322 Words Jun 7th, 2015 6 Pages
QUESTION 1
Q: Why Project Quality management is so crucial in the completion of any project? Outline the various project quality management processes used. Describe in detail the process of Quality control.
a. INTRODUCTION. Within any project there are a number of factors that are right up there and often preoccupy members of the Project Team. These include making sure that the project completes on time, making sure that the project does not go over budget and ensuring that all the team members are focused on delivery of the completed project. But there is also another factor that should be right up there, in order to make sure that the project is completed satisfactorily and that is quality.
b. DEFINITION OF QUALITY. It is delivering a project that will at least meet and preferably exceed the client’s expectations through actions and deliverables that create a really excellent product, in this case, the project.
c. PROJECT QUALITY MANAGEMENT. It includes the processes required to ensure that the project will satisfy the needs for which it was undertaken. It includes “all activities of the overall management function that determine the quality policy, objectives, and responsibilities and implements them by means such as quality planning, quality control, quality assurance, and quality improvement, within the quality system” .
d. PROJECT QUALITY MANAGEMENT PROCESS. Figure below provides an overview of the following major project quality management processes: (1) Quality…
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