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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

MR

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

LL

Jan 18, 2022

Very informative and thorough! I've finished this course with so much knowledge that can be applied to the workforce. Everything is laid out in easy to follow and efficient steps. Couldn't be happier!

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By Muhammad A K

Jul 29, 2021

An amazing course that was full of surprises and adequate knowledge!

By MARIACHAVARIOTΙ

Jun 28, 2021

it is an amazing program and i have learnt so much so far! thank you

By Richard H

Apr 21, 2021

A well thought out and presented introduction to project management!

By Merab D

Apr 15, 2021

Amazing course!

Very interesting and informative!

Highly recommend it!

By Khaleel M R

Apr 14, 2021

Good fundamental covered on this session including basic foundation.

By ELENA G

Apr 8, 2021

Great content! The course outlines all aspects of project management

By Justin D

Mar 31, 2021

Great intro to project management, will definitely finish the course

By Ginger A

Mar 30, 2021

Great review of waterfall, and new ideas and insights on Agile/Scrum

By J S

Mar 24, 2021

Great course! Great instructors especially my guide. He was great!

By Mubarek H

Mar 22, 2021

Very well organized and succinct introduction to project management.

By Celestine C C

May 9, 2022

The facilitator was good and the concepts and readings were spot on

By Zhansulu A

Apr 29, 2022

I'm a huge fan of everything that Google does.

Including this course

By Henry A

Apr 16, 2022

Bases of Project Management and diffrent methodologies to approach.

By Priya I

Apr 7, 2022

A really good course for basic or first step on Project Management.

By Christian N

Apr 1, 2022

Good intro to terminology and best practices for project management

By Erin E

Mar 31, 2022

I​t's well organized, fast-paced, and a lot of helpful information!

By Sujeet N

Mar 31, 2022

A Great course covering all aspects of Project Management concepts.

By Defne U

Mar 18, 2022

t​hank you, as a person without any knowledge, it was really useful

By Justin A C

Mar 17, 2022

I was definitely surprised with how well this course was delivered.

By Shreya S

Mar 7, 2022

Enjoyed every bit of it , looking forward to the rest of the course

By Michael E

Mar 5, 2022

V​ery well put together. They make the information easy to digest.

By Gideon N

Feb 28, 2022

Gave me a proper foundation and understanding of project management

By Jake B

Feb 14, 2022

Useful. Great if you are job hunting / need a management cerificate

By Jonatan J

Jan 28, 2022

Nice, smooth and quick resume of basics in project management role.