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About the Course

This course is the first in a series of six to equip you with the skills you need to apply to introductory-level roles in project management. Project managers play a key role in leading, planning and implementing critical projects to help their organizations succeed. In this course, you’ll discover foundational project management terminology and gain a deeper understanding of the role and responsibilities of a project manager. We’ll also introduce you to the kinds of jobs you might pursue after completing this program. Throughout the program, you’ll learn from current Google project managers, who can provide you with a multi-dimensional educational experience that will help you build your skills for on-the-job application. Learners who complete this program should be equipped to apply for introductory-level jobs as project managers. No previous experience is necessary. By the end of this course, you will be able to: - Define project management and describe what constitutes a project. - Explore project management roles and responsibilities across a variety of industries. - Detail the core skills that help a project manager be successful. - Describe the life cycle of a project and explain the significance of each phase. - Compare different program management methodologies and approaches and determine which is most effective for a given project. - Define organizational structure and culture and explain how it impacts project management. - Define change management and describe the role of the project manager in the process....

Top reviews

Dec 26, 2021

This course is very helpful for those who want to kick start their career in project management field. It is highly interactive and covers basics of project management thoroughly. I really enjoyed it.

Nov 27, 2021

Learned a lot such as Agile, C-Suite, Change management, Corporate governance, Culture mapping, DMAIC, Kanban, Lean, Lean Six Sigma, Linear, Matrix structure, Reporting chart, Six Sigma etc. Thank you

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By Ashish R

May 7, 2021

Great course for the basics of project management.

By Ana B F

May 2, 2021

Very interactive and interesting, great materials!

By Shikhar S

Apr 30, 2021

Very organized start to Project management journey

By Stefano L

Apr 17, 2021

Amazing start for a better quality of my projects!

By Rashad N

Apr 15, 2021

A great introductory course on project management!


Apr 10, 2021

This is an excellent Course. Well done Google!!!!

By Anna B

Apr 9, 2021

The trainer is awesome! I really loved the course!

By Collin C

Apr 5, 2021

Concepts are surface level but are addressed well.

By Goriite

Mar 22, 2021

I had a lot to learn and my expectations were met.

By Glen C

Jan 28, 2022

aAn enjoyable ingroduction to Project Management.

By Geetha N

Dec 29, 2021

The coverage and fluency of the tutor is awesome.

By muhammad r s

Dec 29, 2021

its really exceptional for me learning new skills

By nida r

Nov 25, 2021

I am glad took this course. great teaching skills

By Rafael M

Nov 18, 2021

Great overview of Project Management Foundations.

By Dermot L

Nov 5, 2021

Really engaging and easy to follow and understand

By amanda s

Oct 17, 2021

Nicely repetitive, encouraging and easy to follow

By yazan.o a

Oct 15, 2021

AWSOME, Excellent instructor, and worthy material

By Yazan K

Sep 8, 2021

It was a great introduction to project management

By Ann J

Sep 2, 2021

Really informative.The examples are quite helpful

By luis L

Aug 6, 2021

All the information presented was easy to follow.

By Anna D

Aug 6, 2021

Great course on foundation of Project Management!

By Patrick J

Jul 27, 2021

Excellent overview of the project management role

By Mohammad J T

Jul 22, 2021

great for beginners, great teacher, great content

By Jeremiah C

May 23, 2021

Really insightful course and very well delivered.

By Igor K

Apr 16, 2021

This course is a real foundation for learning PM!