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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

Jul 3, 2021

I'm learning a LOT, and you don't have to take it quite as slowly as they suggest. But, it's nice that there's a manageable pace set out for you. Instructor and guests were great--relatable and clear.

Jun 11, 2021

Very well put together and interactive, I love the team incorporated pop up questions in the videos this really helped with the learning process. I'm also impressed at how accurate the transcript it.

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By HA123

Jul 15, 2021

i have enjoed the course< very simple to understand with a tun of value

By Dinesh K

May 20, 2021

Really like the approach of teaching the basics. Easy to follow videos.

By kartik b

May 12, 2021

the course had been great throughout. looking forward to learning more.

By Shyam K

May 4, 2021

excellent I feel confident when I learn Project Management from google.

By Vikram N

Mar 25, 2021

Brilliant course content and got to know more about project management.

By Michael C

Mar 14, 2021

This was a great introduction to Project Management. Well done Google!

By Ashley R

Jul 8, 2021

This course was organized in an easy way that helped me learn quickly.

By Anh L

Jun 24, 2021

Simple, quick & concise! It's really for everyone! Great introduction!

By Yogesh G

Jun 21, 2021

Very nicely designed course for Project Management skills and concept.

By Lida H

Jun 20, 2021

wonderful teacher .perfect information .and learned more then i expect

By Avinash B H

Jun 7, 2021

Good content - Videos , reading material - Gives structured approach .

By Jusu Q R

May 27, 2021

I​t's very educational and beneficial.

L​ove it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

By Kelechi I

May 19, 2021

Very Nice. Rich course content & excellent delivery by the instructor!

By Maung A S

Apr 21, 2021

Great course and seems thoughtful material being prepared. Great work!

By Carla G

Apr 12, 2021

Easy to follow user friendly videos, knowledgeable and helpful reading

By Carlos D L

Apr 5, 2021

it is very practical and motivates you to keep learning more and more.

By Siddahant K

Mar 24, 2021

Amazing experience till now, I want to explore more and more in-depth.

By Joseph B

Jul 20, 2021

Great setup to establish the baseline knowledge of Project Management

By Mary B

Jul 19, 2021

Great course. It reminded me of my online coursework in grad school.

By Ramy M T

Jul 10, 2021

I really enjoyed this course, the best I have ever had in this topic.

By Deleted A

Jun 20, 2021

Thank you very much to all the instructors and Coursera. Kind regards

By Manuel C

Apr 25, 2021

Excellent, Well explained and informative. Excited to go to Curse #2!

By Noaman S S

Apr 24, 2021

Excellent course! Highly recommended for people starting off with PM.

By Timothy S M

Apr 21, 2021

A great overview of some of the basic concepts of project management!

By Annie B

Apr 20, 2021

A great foundational course to begin your Project Management journey.