"Stipulate methods and deadlines for submission or completion of assessment tasks and penalties for late submission/completion including the deadline for absolute fail (i.e. after which the task will not be assessed); and Provide information on the process for requesting and approving extensions for submission or completion of assessment tasks. Traditional approaches to project management have tended to focus on 'command and control' methods where a detailed, complex and fixed plan is created at the outset of the project. These methods do not suit software development projects where there is a need for rapid iterative planning and development cycles."