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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


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.


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.

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By Kamo M

Jan 4, 2022

It was very informative. Great for beginners

By gun h

Jan 3, 2022

Excellent teacher and excellent case studies

By william f

Dec 21, 2021

Foundation has wealth of beginner knowledge!

By Steph A

Dec 20, 2021

Loved it! It opened up another world for me!

By Nadissa

Dec 17, 2021

provide best practice for project management

By Hemant K s

Dec 2, 2021

Best learning course for Program Management.

By Mahesh M

Dec 1, 2021

Excellent! Very interactive and informative.

By Juan L B

Nov 29, 2021

great overview of what project management is

By Nigel D

Nov 23, 2021

Great content! Google never ceases to amaze!

By khabat r

Nov 22, 2021

It's great platform ever!

thank you Coursera


Oct 27, 2021

Very Informative and highly recommended!!!!!

By osman k

Oct 23, 2021

It is a g​reat work it will change my vision

By Ahmet Z E

Oct 13, 2021


By Shahroz A

Sep 19, 2021

great course for learning project management

By Aris R

Aug 21, 2021

easy to learn and got a deeper understanding

By hanem z

Aug 6, 2021

I​t was agreat start for Project managment .

By Oscar A G S

Jul 1, 2021

Very good introduction to Project Management

By Van N

Jun 13, 2021

It is very useful. Thank you Gg and Coursera

By Simon M

Jun 7, 2021

E​excelente forma de conocer las bases de PM

By Skylar L

Jun 6, 2021

Loved this course! Great introduction to PM.

By il-gyu j

Apr 29, 2021

Good education course for Project Management


Apr 12, 2021

very clear, interesting and well made course

By Sunny H

Mar 25, 2021

It is very organized and helpful. Thank you.

By Ankush

Jun 13, 2022

An excellent course to get the basics of PM

By Monilkumar J P

Jun 12, 2022

Amazing tool and platform to learn about PM