4-8-4. Gantt Charts

A Gantt chart is a bar graph that shows when tasks making up a project or sub-project are scheduled to begin or end. We will again talk more about this when we discuss project scheduling.

Click below to see an example of a Gantt chart prepared using the Microsoft Project software.

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To summarize, you have been introduced to four project planning tools: WBS, Responsibility matrix, network diagrams and Gantt charts. The diagram shown in the link below shows how all four are connected.

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