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Prince2 Project Management Foundation
Qualification:
Prince 2 Foundation 
Starts:
20/02/2017 
Ends:
22/02/2017 
Weeks:
Days:
Mon,Tue,Wed 
Study Mode
Part-Time 
Assessment:
Practical Assessment 
Level:
Area:
Business Services & Enterprise 
Course Code:
CDZPT1C 
 
Entry Requirements
There are no formal entry requirements but some experience of project management would be useful. 
 
 

Prince2 Project Management Foundation

Prince2 (an acronym for Projects In Controlled Environments) is a processed based method for effective project management. This course will teach you project management best-practice and the seven principles, themes and processes that underpin the Prince2 methodology.


About the Course

PRINCE2 (Projects In Controlled Environments) is a process based method for effective project management. Originally developed by the UK Government, PRINCE2 is also widely used the the private sector, both in the UK and internationally.


PRINCE2 Foundation introduces you to the PRINCE method, enabling you to perform competently within a PRINCE2 project environment. You will be able to understand the principles and terminology of PRINCE2 including:
  • Describing the purpose and major content of the roles
  • The seven principles
  • The seven themes
  • The seven processes

The three day course combines theory and practice, working around a case study to establish a sound understanding of the PRINCE2 methodology, leading to the Foundation exam on the final day. 


Key Units

PRINCE2 Principles

PRINCE2 Themes
PRINCE2 Processes
PRINCE2 Products 



Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but some experience of project management would be useful. 


Assessment

A 1-hour, closed book multiple choice exam. There are 75 questions (5 of which are 'trial' questions) and you will need a mark of 35 (50%) to pass the exam. 


Where does this Lead

Additional study might include PRINCE2 Practitioner qualification. 


Extra Costs

The exam fee is currently £120.