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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

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.

Oct 5, 2021

Very informative and thorough! I've finished this course with so much knowledge that can be applied to the workforce. Everything is laid out in easy to follow and efficient steps. Couldn't be happier!

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By Jess A

Apr 7, 2021

Super valuable information and a great course to begin to lay the foundation of Project Management!

By Agustina A

Mar 26, 2021

I am excited for what is coming! it was a great start to the course to be able to learn the basics.

By Mohammed A

Mar 25, 2021

Very cool course, To be honest i didn't expect to learn that much from it, But I did learn a lot <3

By Job A

Mar 22, 2021

Great course . Short lessons . Concepts are clearly explained. Examples from Google PMs are a plus.

By zaf s

Sep 13, 2021

very helpful for my boosting resume and also i learn a new skill to use upcoming event and program

By Ayomide O

Aug 20, 2021

This course was very explanatory and easy to understand. The Tutor did an excellent job. thank you

By cashawn s

Jul 22, 2021

​Really learned a lot and grateful for the opportunity to learn On my journey of doing this course

By Linh P

May 22, 2021

Informative and helpful. Courses materials were well-prepared and organized. I have learned a lot.


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By Faissal B

Apr 16, 2021

Great course , In this course you cover all foundation you need to be a successful project manager

By Paola B

Apr 15, 2021

I thought this was a really good overview of project management. I look forward to future courses.


Sep 13, 2021

This was a great course to take , the self paced course is great for beginners learning about it.

By Antonia N

Aug 23, 2021

Loved this coarse, and I really liked that the material from this coarse can be saved and reached

By power

Aug 4, 2021

thank you Google team for all the effort I am really happy and more improvement with this course

By Jerry H

Jul 26, 2021

This course is a good start point to get an overview and different aspects of project management.

By Noor B

Jul 25, 2021

T​his is a great course for anyone in any field! I 100% recommend taking it you will learn a lot.

By Alexander K

Jun 14, 2021

Exceptional course, really enjoy the lecturer and how well he conveys information to the student.

By K K K

May 2, 2021

The instructor explained everything very clearly and he would have been for other modules as well

By Henry T

Apr 6, 2021

Excelente curso, bastante didactico y dinamico. Excelente inicio para el certificado profesional!

By Aliasgar K

Mar 20, 2021

This is great way to start, right amount of overview detail and leaves you hungry to dive deeper!

By Vasiliki N

Oct 8, 2021

Such an interesting and informative journey on the role of PM in a company. Totally recommended!

By LaTara N W

Sep 27, 2021

I enjoyed this course! The material was easy to understand and well written. Great job Google!

By Juan S P R

Sep 7, 2021

Excelente introducción para el Business project management. Mucho aprendizaje desde el principio

By Susanta K P

Sep 4, 2021

One of the excellent course I have undergone and completed.I wish I would have done much before.

By خواطر

Sep 1, 2021

This course more than excellent to support and deveolpment skills and qualificationa of business