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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

LD

Aug 11, 2021

I loved this course. It was so informative. I took a lot of notes and hope to implement everything I've learned in real-life instances. I look forward to advancing professionally as a project manager.

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

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By Isabelle R

Aug 16, 2021

great course I learned about the fundamentals of project management

By Joseph J F C

Jul 19, 2021

Muy buenas bases para entender un poco más sobre Project Management

By iftikar S

Jul 14, 2021

excellent frame.. excellent way to learn project Management skills.

By Prince A

Jul 7, 2021

The course provides every students the basics of project management

By TAMER R

Jul 3, 2021

I am at the beginning of the road, and this is the first right step

By Alessandro B

Jun 20, 2021

Very well made course, very nice to follow it, very basic concepts.

By Lina

Jun 7, 2021

Loved this class! The instructor was great, and very knowledgeable.

By Munyaradzi S

Jun 6, 2021

The course was very insightful and course content expertly crafted.

By edoardo m

Apr 26, 2021

Excelente contenido y muy bien explicado. Cumplió con lo propuesto.

By Brian C

Apr 26, 2021

Good intro course that help organize broad PM ideas into ballpoints

By Gautam R J

Apr 19, 2021

Very simple way take through in initial project management journey.

By David F

Apr 11, 2021

Excellent and professional course, deep focus and 100% recommended.

By Shimeka W

Mar 27, 2021

I think they did a great job of providing an overview of the topic.

By Chukwuemeka A

Jun 22, 2022

Great course, rich in PM contents. I highly recommend this course.

By Ajit P

Jun 19, 2022

Very good & interactive Foundation course !

Excited about 2nd one !

By Funmilayo I

Jun 19, 2022

Teacher was very clear and coincise. Interesting begininng to PM.

By Chris G

Jun 12, 2022

Well laid out content. Fun and interesting subject. So far, great!

By Jai Y

Jun 7, 2022

G​reat introdcution to a new realm, extremely excited to continue.

By Lukman O O

Jun 5, 2022

A great privilege and opportunity to achieve one's age-long dream!

By Charles K

May 29, 2022

A great course with excellent presentations and practical examples

By Paulina C

May 13, 2022

It's amazing how well explained is this course. Easy to understand

By Catherine R

May 2, 2022

Well written and lots of user friendly resources for the beginner.

By Inita J

Apr 26, 2022

Very good insights and gave me motivation to go on with the course

By Sarah K

Apr 22, 2022

G​reat interactive course which was easy to stay engaged and learn

By Jo-Ar M

Mar 22, 2022

​I enjoyed it! I learned quite a lot. Looking forward to Course 2!