Introduction to PRINCE2, Lecture 2

PRINCE2 Exam Information

The PRINCE2 Foundation Exam

Duration: 60 minutes
Non-native speakers may be awarded 25% extra time up to 75 minutes
Closed book, no materials on the tables
60 questions
4 options per question, one only to be selected
Each question is worth one mark
No ‘trial’ questions
Pass mark 55% or higher – Raw score minimum 33 marks out of 60

Example ‘classic’ question:

Which is one of the four integrated elements within PRINCE2?
a) Quality b) Role descriptions c) Processes d) Product descriptions

The PRINCE2 Practitioner Exam

Duration: 150 minutes
Non-native speakers may be awarded extra time up to 165 minutes
Open book. You can only refer to the official PRINCE2 manual
68 questions
4 options per question, one only to be selected
Each question is worth one mark
No ‘trial’ questions
Pass mark 55% or higher – Raw score minimum 38 marks out of 68

This is a scenario based exam. There will only be one scenario for the entire test. Read the scenario carefully before you start to attempting the questions. You will also be provided with additional information for certain questions.This additional information is given in the scenario booklet. You should read the additional information only when the question prompts you to do so.