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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


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


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 Bara Z

Apr 27, 2022

Excellent Foundation of Project Management


Mar 31, 2022

Its completely worthy to study in coursera

By Novia F P

Jan 24, 2022

This course is so cool. Very useful for me

By Peter K

Jan 12, 2022

The course is well organized and presented

By hugues N W

Jan 7, 2022

Excellent course. So many things to learn.

By Chakorn P

Jan 5, 2022

Great Course totally can't miss for newbie


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By Cassie R

Dec 31, 2021

​Very easy to follow and not overwhelming.

By Guillermo I N R

Dec 28, 2021

Great course with aloto of things to learn

By Ignacio O M Q

Dec 22, 2021

​Excellent introductory course. Thank you.

By shimaa f

Dec 18, 2021

It's very helpful and develop my knowledge

By Haris K

Dec 17, 2021

Excellent knowledge of project management.

By Imra H

Dec 13, 2021

Very good course with interesting content!

By Rajendra P G

Dec 8, 2021

Very nice explanation. Easy to understand.

By Temitope O

Dec 1, 2021

Impactful course , definitely worth having

By Mike V H N

Dec 1, 2021

Just love it! Thank you for the hard work!

By Lâm T

Nov 28, 2021

Very informative and easy to understand!!!

By Stanley S S

Nov 28, 2021

Excellent course. Quite informative course

By Adilson C

Nov 20, 2021

G​ood For start the project Manager Jorney

By Tina M

Nov 8, 2021

Easy to understand having no PM experience

By Adolfo R

Nov 7, 2021

This was a good start!! great explanations

By Aliaksei L

Oct 7, 2021

g​reate course and the program in general!

By Chas P

Oct 3, 2021

Google is a master at teaching the basics!

By Sahar B

Sep 30, 2021

G​reat Instructor. Great Beginning course.

By Alyssa M T

Sep 26, 2021

Highly engaging, interactive, and awesome!