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  • PRINCE2 Foundation

    Are you interested in Project Management? Keen to change careers, or get ahead in your current role. Then PRINCE2 is a fantastic option. This course will introduce you to the PRINCE2 method and you will be able to show you understand the principles and terminology by the end of the course.

    • Course Description

      PRINCE2 Foundation

      Course code: PROF11

      Delivery method: Online course with paper based pack

      Course duration: 12 months (40 hours)

      Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed

      Award achieved: PRINCE2 Foundation Certificate

      Awarding body: PRINCE2

      Are you interested in Project Management? Keen to change careers, or get ahead in your current role. Then PRINCE2 is a fantastic option. This course will introduce you to the PRINCE2 method and you will be able to show you understand the principles and terminology by the end of the course.

    • PRINCE2 foundation course overview

      Skills gained

      • An understanding of PRINCE2 terminology.
      • An understanding of the principles of PRINCE3.
      • The process of project management.

      Course content

      The course structure is as follows:

      Module 1: What is project management?

      Module 2: Principles and themes

      Module 3: Starting a project

      Module 4: Initiating a project

      Module 5: The business case

      Module 6: The project organisation

      Module 7: Project planning

      Module 8: Risks and quality

      Module 9: Controlling a stage

      Module 10: Managing product delivery

      Module 11: Change and process

      Module 12: Directing a project

      Module 13: Closing a project

      Assessment

      PRINCE2 Foundations Exam (Taken online from home, with a webcam)

      You will also have:

      • Mock exams
      • Self-assessment questions
      • Sample test paper

      In addition, there will be a number of tutor marked assessments (TMAs) to ensure that you have a thorough understanding of the course materials, with the tutor sending comments to guide you through any areas of potential difficulty, as well as a range of self-assessments that are indicators that you understand the materials as you work through them.

      These are for your own information and do not need to be shown to your course tutor.

      Method of study

      Online course with paper based pack

      This course is taken online, but some course materials are paper based and will be posted to you.

      You will have access to the following:

      • PRINCE2 Accredited course materials
      • PRINCE2 Full tutor support
      • PRINCE2 Mock exams and revisions tools
      • PRINCE2 Process maps

      Tutor support

      Our PRINCE2 courses come with tutor feedback and support by email for 12 months. They will mark your TMAs and provide valuable guidance through any trickier parts of the course whenever you need it. You will also receive a study guide to help you with all aspects of studying, essay writing and general student skills.

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      Online

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      Paper Based

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      Everyone at Absorb wishes you the best of luck on your studying journey! We know it’s both rewarding and challenging and ultimately what a difference that qualification will make to your career path and life.

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