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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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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.


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.

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By Juan T

Jun 10, 2022

Good course. Is basic, but well structured and the information is useful

By Mariangel P

Jun 8, 2022

Buen curso, me dio una nueva perspectiva que pienso aplicar en mi trabajo

By Richard O

Jun 7, 2022

Beginner-friendly with a great big-picture overview of Ptoject Management

By 小林誠

May 19, 2022


By Abimbola V

May 16, 2022

it is a really good course for any one who wants a role a project manager

By Mohamed N

May 5, 2022

An excellent, interactive, and smooth introcudtion to project management!

By zohaib a

Apr 24, 2022

It was a pleasure learning in Coursera environment with Google instructor

By Obiick

Apr 12, 2022

Awesome experience. so much comprehensive. I liked the reading part most

By Kate B

Mar 30, 2022

Great course. Covers all the basics to PM. Easy to understand and follow.

By Ibelegbu p c

Mar 22, 2022

​thank you so much for this course, i learnt alot about project manager .

By Ayush O B 2

Mar 13, 2022

Honestly, This is best course I had till now. I highly recommend it to u.

By francis k

Feb 28, 2022

soo detailed and organised would recommend my network to take the course.

By Chirag B

Feb 23, 2022

Strongly recommended, great learning process and very insightful as well.

By Mahendra Y P

Feb 11, 2022

This course give me a lot of opportunity so i've learned a lot from here.

By Ryan G

Jan 25, 2022

I enjoyed the course and iv'e learnt quite a lot within those few weeks.

By Sam A S M

Jan 7, 2022

It was a training course full of valuable information Thank you very much

By Seyed H J

Nov 28, 2021

The information provided in this course were very neat and comprehensive!

By Festus S

Oct 21, 2021

It's awesome! Now I can kickstart my own project management on any level!

By Sagiraju L P

Oct 12, 2021

I have learned so many things about project management and I'm satisfied.

By Samarjit S

Oct 10, 2021

Awesome Course and Content for starting your Career in Project Management

By Human R

Oct 3, 2021

e​xcellent Presentation and notes/presentation which helps me practically

By Vinicio P

Oct 1, 2021

Excellent course, I learned many concepts and how to develop more skills.

By sajja b

Sep 27, 2021

very comfortable course we can learn from scratch an well designed course

By Noor M K

Jul 28, 2021

Great course for learning and implementing project management strategies.

By song s

Jul 27, 2021

The course is good to take to comprehend the basic of project management.