Final Project: Project Charter
The project charter is one of the more important project documents. It authorizes the project, provides the purpose and justification for the project and provides the criteria to judge project success.
The specific parts of the St. Dismas Assisted Living Facility case study you will need to prepare the project charter are listed below.
Meredith, J.R., Shafer, S.M., Mantel, Jr., S.J., Sutton, M. (2014). Project management in practice (5th ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.
Part 1: St. Dismas Assisted Living Facility – 1 (pp. 106-108)
Part 2: St. Dismas Assisted Living Facility Project Budget Development—2 (pp. 147-148)
Part 3: St. Dismas Assisted Living Facility Program Plan—3 (pp. 193-196)
St. Dismas Assisted Living Facility Construction Project Plan (pp. 195-196)
Your project charter must include:
- Purpose and Justification for the project
- Objectives of the project
- High Level Project Requirements
- Tangible Measures of Project Success
Project Assumptions and Constraints
- Assumptions for the Project
- Constraints for the Project
Project Milestone Timeline Chart
- Construction Milestone Timeline (labeled)
- Stakeholder Register
Project Approval Procedures
Refer to the Project Charter Template for specific instructions on how to develop the project charter.
Meredith, J.R., Shafer, S.M., Mantel, Jr., S.J., Sutton, M. (2014). Project management in practice (5th Ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.
Project Management Institute. (2017). A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). Sixth edition. Newtown Square, PA: Author.