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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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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.


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 deepak k

Jul 23, 2021

so informative and helpful for newbies like me

By Mohammad S S

Jul 23, 2021

p​erfect course i proud to studied this course

By Daniel

Jul 5, 2021

Well deliver and clear explain, very recommend

By Gabriel M

Jun 16, 2021

Very helpful in understanding a basic overview

By Ivy S

May 18, 2021

I love the training I received. very excellent

By Megharaj P

May 15, 2021

Its wonderful full courses to star n deep dive

By Eliana S

Apr 21, 2021

Very helpful, love the assignments and quizzes

By Sayeh G

Apr 15, 2021

It was a really good course for beginner level

By Chris P

Apr 9, 2021

I think you guys have done a great job so far.

By Cohen W

Mar 31, 2021

This was a great and very informational course

By Truman M

Mar 30, 2021

this was a great course and I highly recommend

By Meghan D

Mar 27, 2021

Fantastic! Very clear to understand and follow

By Kurt C

Mar 21, 2021

It is really practical and easy to understand.

By yutao z

Jul 4, 2022

great class to begin with project management.


Jun 26, 2022

Very important informative platform to learn.

By Joseph O O

Jun 23, 2022

Simple and easy to learn! thank you coursera!

By Glauco H L

Jun 21, 2022

Excelente, didático. Fornece muitos insights.

By Oluwanifemi T A

Jun 3, 2022

​Lovely teaching. I enjoyed the course a lot.

By Kareem A

Jun 3, 2022

It gives a good overview on project managment

By Manuja M

Jun 1, 2022

Very good course , really enjoyed learning it

By Victor B

May 4, 2022

Gave me a fresh insight on project management

By Jorge M

May 1, 2022

Ver helpful to start the project manager path

By Jyoti S

Apr 29, 2022

Explained each and every topic nicely. thanks

By Mary C O M

Apr 27, 2022

ME hubiera encantado que estuviera en español


Apr 24, 2022

g​ood introducing to Project Management world