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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Project Management: The Basics for Success by University of California, Irvine

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About the Course

This course combines the essential elements of Project Management and Team Leadership into one course. Through class engagement and reflection, you will acquire further understanding of the responsibilities of leadership and become better prepared to apply this knowledge to the project environment. Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Learn about the role of high performance teams and leadership in project management 2. Learn about the tools and techniques for developing and strengthening high performance teams and team members 3. Learn about the stages in project cycle 4. Apply best practices to develop competencies and skills in planning and controlling projects to ensure successful outcomes 5. Learn how to monitor project activities and assess progress 6. Learn to communicate proficiently to report project status and performance to stakeholders and contribute to organizational knowledge base...

Top reviews


May 20, 2020

Thank you to Coursera for such a great platform to improve our skills and literacy.The learning environment offered here is completely a learn at your own pace environment,making it flexible to learn.


Mar 28, 2018

Very informative and interesting. Lots of useful tools. What I liked in this course was that there were lots of examples given on how to act when something does not go as planned or if issues arrise.

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By Gabriel B Y

Sep 14, 2015

Simple, fast and cover several useful points of Project Managing.

By Anjar P

May 25, 2018

A good introduction on the basic knowledge on project management

By Saeekrishna P

Apr 26, 2020

Excellent basics of projects management we can learn from this

By srikanth

Jun 13, 2017

To the point, lectures. Well explained with relevant examples.

By Michelle B

Jan 19, 2017

Very informative, considering it is a basic introductory class

By Garima G

May 28, 2016

Nice Instructor and course content... Loved doing this course.

By Mohamed H

Feb 15, 2016

its good course,

My only note is the instructor talk real fast

By Siméon K

Dec 15, 2015

This course was simple but very pratical and easily learnable.

By aman g

Nov 10, 2015

Really helped me to plan , schedule and lead for my project

By Khaled M

Dec 15, 2019

it was very helpful course for beginners and nice instructor

By Silvano P

Dec 28, 2015

Some more example, practical exercises would be nice to add.

By Zahlan S

Nov 02, 2015

Very useful course to learn the basics of project management

By Sam E

Aug 27, 2015

Pretty technical course, useful in the corporate environment

By Anton S

Sep 21, 2019

Excellent in Team Management (Week 4), good in Basics (1-3)

By Omar

Aug 10, 2016

This is course will be Perfect if More Tools of Teach Found

By Dong T

Oct 15, 2015

It very useful for me, i can link presentation with myself.

By Andrew R

Sep 23, 2015

Very much a mile-high overview. Great introduction course.

By Cassio J G d O

Oct 20, 2017

Excelent knowledge about the guidelines f its discipline.

By Mohamed S E

Sep 03, 2017

It is very helpful course that increase my knowledge alot

By Yehude S

Aug 18, 2020

Good overview of the main elements of project management

By Барабанов И А

Oct 31, 2018

Too much trivial information, but good at the beginning

By Timothy L

Nov 20, 2015

Great basic overview of the role of project management.

By Muhammad M F

Sep 02, 2015

It's a perfect course, please add some exercises


By Brandon d S G

Aug 23, 2015

Really useful for entrepreneurs and alike minded people

By Raul A G A

Aug 14, 2015

Very good, i think it just need more practice homeworks