Course: PRINCE2® Foundation eLearning Course

Section: Iteration 1

Lesson 04: What if Something Goes Wrong?

Let’s say, we forecast a 12 month project to be finished 6 months later than expected. What should we do?

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Good, we’re almost done with the first iteration. In the next lesson, we’ll talk about closing the project. What do you think we should do to close the project?


  1. When do we have an exception?
  2. Name 3 of the 6 project variables.
  3. Explain the steps involved when a project variable is an outside tolerance.