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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....

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Apr 11, 2022

So much information was packaged in this course but it was so well organized and delivered that I was compelled to complete every segment. Well timed quizzes helped to ensure my comprehension as well.


Oct 5, 2021

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 Nicole E

Apr 18, 2021

Excellent course, I'm really excited to start on number 2!

By Trenton R

Mar 29, 2021

Great intro to see if project management is right for you.

By Nataliia Y

May 17, 2022

All information in one place, with exercises and examples

By shaveta

May 7, 2022

v​ery well designed course..scenario are well explained..

By Umair U H

Apr 27, 2022

I have learnt many things which help me to stay on track.

By madhu p

Apr 21, 2022

Overall good leanring with basics. Happy to move forward.

By Mohamed A

Apr 19, 2022

Greatly designed and delievered, engaging and informative


Apr 5, 2022

Amazing course with so much good information.

Thanks a lot

By Precious C

Mar 27, 2022

Content was superb!... I learnt so much from this course!

By Lisa C

Mar 25, 2022

Great course to lay the foundation of project management.

By Balogun I J

Feb 27, 2022

I gained a great deal! Thanks to Google and Cousera team!

By Salman T

Jan 25, 2022

for those who have some experience of project management.

By Jackelin G

Jan 11, 2022

Excellent course to set the basis for Project Management!

By Noelia M

Jan 6, 2022

I absolutely loved this course, the teacher is fantastic!

By Davronjon O

Jan 5, 2022

Thank you for organizers! Easy, simple and real examples.

By Muna

Jan 3, 2022

great course , learned a lot of things thank you google !


Dec 18, 2021

Courses are clear and rich of information

Great professor

By Uduma O

Dec 9, 2021

Great content, engaging, practical and extremely valuable

By Nils L

Dec 3, 2021

great to understand the foundations of project management

By krishna Y

Dec 2, 2021

This is the best starting knowledge as a Project Manager.

By Rajesh V

Nov 24, 2021

Really a strong foundation course for Project Management.

By Femi A

Nov 24, 2021

amazing and great people on here learn alot in short term

By Kimberley P

Nov 10, 2021

It was really fun doing this course. I have learned alot.

By K M

Oct 12, 2021

- Needs more rigorous accountability / Homework / Quizzes

By Abdul H

Sep 26, 2021

Impressing information its really help to built my carrer