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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


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.


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 Kirill B

May 15, 2021

I am excited and grateful that there is such a good learning opportunity.

By Jaime S

Apr 25, 2021

This course was very impactful, clear, and direct to help students learn.

By Victor O L

Apr 14, 2021

Excellent first course, very well explained everything and very detailed.

By Andreea C B

Apr 11, 2021

I really loved it. The information is very well presented and structured.

By Majd A

Mar 20, 2021

Amazing. Clear and top-notch instructors. Thank you both Coursera Google.


Jul 26, 2022

T​horough and informative information, and curriculum was very engaging.

By Sanymi G

Jul 25, 2022

Absolutely loved the rigor of content as well as simplicity of delivery!

By Geetanjali S

Jul 23, 2022

Amazing experience while going through this course, very well explained.

By Khin T Z @ H A

Jul 18, 2022

Great coverage of all fundamental knowledge regarding project managment.

By Heather J

Jul 15, 2022

Great course content - well adapted to finding a job in the real world.

By Ashutosh K

Jul 11, 2022

Its Very good course to learn more fundamentals of the Project Managment

By Tomás S

Jun 30, 2022

Really helpful and the way they explain everything is adorable!

Thanks :)

By Shubham P

Jun 19, 2022


By Leigh T M

Jun 6, 2022

C​lear and concise. The personal testimonials were helpful and engaging.

By Bianca L

May 29, 2022

I am loving this google course so far and I am getting a lot out of it.

By Sam A

May 12, 2022

L​ove it, easy to understand and provides most of the teminology needed.

By chekitha h

Apr 12, 2022

Well structured training program with all the aspects covered in detail.

By Mpumelelo K

Apr 11, 2022

Excellent course. very informative and lot of golden nuggets throughout.

By Joy O E

Apr 6, 2022

It is so thoughtfulfully taught that I am so humbled . Thank so so much.

By Luckens J

Mar 23, 2022

Awesome course. The instructors are very knowledgeable and professional.

By Muhammad Q

Feb 21, 2022

One of the best experince I had so far. The way they teached was awsome.

By Jayanta K M

Feb 10, 2022

Awesome !!! Gained lot of knowledge about Project Management Foundation.

By Merlene U A

Feb 7, 2022

I learned a lot about porject management terminologies and how it works.

By Nweze O

Feb 4, 2022

A​ nice course with a nice facilitator. It's been as practical as can be

By Kudzai N

Feb 2, 2022

I​ learned a lot in this course and would highly recommend it to anyone.