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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

BC

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.

IO

Dec 23, 2022

Its a Very insightful course will help you to grow and know more about the project management career path and every single detailed about it thank you Google and Coursera for this a great opportunity.

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By Petra N

Jun 14, 2021

well presented and easy to understand

By T G

Jun 4, 2021

Love the format and delivery of this!

By Michael S M F

May 28, 2021

Good Foundation on Project Management

By Ishwari S A

May 15, 2021

Excellent and Well Structured Course!

By Kerman O

Apr 21, 2021

Very complete and interesting course.

By Jothikumar J

Apr 16, 2021

It was a good experience from Google.

By Fausto O

Apr 9, 2021

very didactic and direct explanations

By Dhanalakshmi S

Apr 9, 2021

Great start-up for the PM foundation.

By Juan G

Apr 4, 2021

It has been a magnificent experience.

By Olena K

Mar 17, 2021

Very performant and effective course!

By Nikol M B

Mar 14, 2021

Good start of this educational course

By Caine W

Mar 7, 2023

Great introductory learning material

By James M

Mar 6, 2023

A solid foundation as to what PM is.

By thasanaprapha l

Feb 25, 2023

Great course and easy to understand.

By John A

Feb 22, 2023

Great class that touches on a lot...

By Shamsheer H

Feb 12, 2023

Well explained. Highly recommended !

By Sidhardha M

Feb 11, 2023

Very good course for future endavour

By Ratnam R B

Feb 9, 2023

Great intro to project management...

By Fariza S

Jan 30, 2023

amazing

very interactive and engaging

By Victor H

Jan 23, 2023

Very nice introduction for the role!

By Emel T A

Jan 16, 2023

Great material, very useful content.

By Senouci D

Jan 14, 2023

exceptionnel, je recommande vivement

By Miki

Jan 14, 2023

MOTIVATING FOR A FOUNDATIONAL COURSE

By Hakimuddin H

Jan 11, 2023

GOOD COVERAGE OF TOPICS AND SUBJECTS

By Alfredo J

Dec 5, 2022

Excellent material and useful tools.