In this module you will explore the fundamentals of project management and its application in different contexts. It will examine the characteristics of projects, such as sources of complexity and uncertainty, that can impact the successful delivery of projects. Additionally, you will review various techniques used to manage projects and their associated risks effectively. The module aims to provide you with a more comprehensive understanding of what projects are, the different types of project management processes, and how they can be effectively implemented. By gaining this knowledge, you will have better insight into existing projects, allowing you to critically review potential issues that may arise in order to develop successful solutions. Furthermore, by learning about specific theories and models related to project management, you will gain an improved ability to evaluate current trends in the field and make informed decisions regarding future projects.