To identify the key issues and concerns of the interested parties.
- Who is concerned?
- What are their concerns?
- Why are they concerned?
- What is the threshold of concern where change becomes unacceptable?
When ineffective scoping occurs delays are caused by additional time being required to assess
Once the site for development has been selected the scoping angle changes. There will be a
decrease in the number of issues and an increase in attention to detail .
Scoping should be an ongoing exercise throughout the course of the project.
An assessment for this module envolves carrying out a scoping exercise
on a site near Keighley.
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