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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 Toyin O

Jan 22, 2023

The course is very impactful and life changing

By Davor V

Jan 5, 2023

An amazing introduction to project management,

By Omar A

Dec 27, 2022

Outstanding course. All courses by Google are.

By Nishant C

Dec 16, 2022

Very Good and best way to explain Fundamentals

By Elvis A

Dec 2, 2022

Extraordinary, easy to understand. I loved it.

By N T

Nov 27, 2022

Recommended course over PMI's CAPM coursework.


Nov 24, 2022

getting more information by taking this course

By Syed Z u H

Nov 3, 2022

Very informative and helpful for the beginers.

By Salem M B

Oct 30, 2022

Great chance to learn about project managment

By ayushi k

Oct 27, 2022

the course id highly valuable and insightful.

By Vikram P

Oct 26, 2022

Awesome content.. Thank you Coursera & Google

By Mae A D C

Oct 23, 2022

I enjoy the content and scope of this course.

By Brent P

Oct 17, 2022

This was a great course and very informative.

By Joyce A

Sep 27, 2022

Easy to understand and well layed out modules

By Maduegbuna C J

Sep 26, 2022

Was a great experience and highly educational

By Olukayode I A

Sep 24, 2022

The program was incendiary and very educative.

By Kishmala I

Sep 11, 2022

Very Good introduction to project management.

By Tourismedtasaida T

Aug 30, 2022

Really great course, I benefited a lot from it

By Paul I

Aug 25, 2022

This was enlightening and educative!. Love it!

By Ravi V

Aug 20, 2022

Really Good course to start project management

By Nikhil d

Aug 17, 2022

wounderfull course i really enjoy this course.

By Mariana B

Aug 10, 2022

é a primera parte introdutoria mas é muit bom.

By Maryam B

Aug 2, 2022

A great learning experience.

Thank you Google.

By Cade N

Aug 1, 2022

LOVED IT! Very helpful and extremely thorough

By Andrés D Y C

Jul 28, 2022

una experiencia fascinante para el aprendizaje