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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.


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.

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By Preyakemefa B

Jun 17, 2022

it is a course that deserves a five star rating

By Manu K

May 27, 2022

Great content and presentation from Team Google

By Dan o C

May 25, 2022

well structure to introduce project management

By Boluwatife S

May 24, 2022

this is a wonderful course, i really enjoyed it

By Joe L

Apr 25, 2022

Very useful even if you have some PM knowledge.

By Cleyson F

Apr 4, 2022

Amazing oportunity to learn! I really liked it.

By Mohammad G

Mar 17, 2022


By Aishwarya S

Mar 10, 2022

Great course to understand basic Project Skills

By Alexander J F

Mar 7, 2022

A great introduction and overview to the topic!

By jacinth j

Feb 7, 2022

very good explanation and be easily understable

By vineet s

Jan 31, 2022

the course is well structured and well taught.

By Fernando J B

Jan 14, 2022

Its a really good course. I learned new things.

By Marlon D

Dec 21, 2021

Thank you for offering this course on coursera

By Muhammad U M

Dec 21, 2021

Incredibly Awesome Course!!! 100 % recommended.

By Sean A C F

Dec 5, 2021

Is a great form to learn, flexible and dynamic!

By Serhii O

Dec 5, 2021

Thanks! Very interesting. Video, Docs and Quiz!

By Francisco L

Nov 21, 2021

Excellent intyroduction to project management.

By rheinyta a

Nov 9, 2021

Courses from Google never disappoint. Thank you

By Chathuranga P

Nov 2, 2021

Very clear easy to follow and great instructor.

By Imandi V D

Oct 31, 2021

Its a very well designed and delivered course-1

By Gwendolyn G

Oct 5, 2021

This was so easy to take and I learned so much!


Sep 30, 2021

Very informative. The presenter is outstanding!

By Antonio A

Aug 25, 2021

Curso muy recomendable. Muy claro y progresivo.

By Nonye I

Jul 27, 2021

Very insightful and the delivery was excellent.

By Pamela N

Jul 21, 2021

A very great course with great learning points.