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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

JK
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!

LD
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.

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By Daniel F

Nov 11, 2021

Muito interessante e cobre muitos aspetos básicos mas importante da gestão de projeto

By Achueth R

Oct 27, 2021

I​nformative and engaging videos and methodology of facilitation. Thank you, Emilio

By RAJ K

Oct 17, 2021

Very much interactive and descriptive , the best part I liked was peer assignment..!!

By Ghadir Y

Sep 7, 2021

Very simple yet has powerful information for project management basics. I loved it !!

By Khalaf M A A

Sep 5, 2021

It is an important kick start to be able to understand what is project management is.

By Rampal C

Jul 28, 2021

Excellent course for beginner and for someone who know the Project management already

By Rahul D

Jul 22, 2021

This is a great way to know basics and kick start your journey in project management.

By Salman S

May 26, 2021

Excellent, with structured course materials and an excellent Instructor and contents.

By Kuan Y C

May 16, 2021

Very insightful course regarding the fundamental understanding of project management!

By Barbara B

May 6, 2021

Love this course and really learned a lot about Agile, Waterfall, Six Lean Sigma etc.

By Alan R

Apr 21, 2021

Highly recommend! Great Learning experience! Looking very forward to the next levels.

By Ina E

Apr 15, 2021

Great course! Really good presentation in the videos and very useful reading material

By Vikas K

Apr 11, 2021

This Course provide the basics of Project management. Very informative for beginners.

By Jeremiah D G

Mar 31, 2021

The foundation course was very insightful and covered an overview of a lot of topics.

By Isaac S R

Jan 9, 2022

I didn´t expect to learn all the things the course showed us. I really recommend it.

By Kamami N

Jan 7, 2022

T​he lessons taken were truly invaluable. Thank you Google Team for your dedication.

By Adrian C

Jan 4, 2022

Very informative, I am looking forward to the other chapters to continue my journey.

By Ashna B

Dec 21, 2021

This course has helped me face the interviews with more confidence than ever before.

By Fernanda N

Nov 25, 2021

me encantooo! me amplio muchicmo lo que estoy aprendiendo en la universidad! gracias

By Duaa T A M

Nov 17, 2021

its a excellent course, with a spectacular information which may help me in my work.

By Isaac G B

Oct 26, 2021

Very informative. Covered many important topics. looking forward to the next course.

By Sripriya V

Oct 13, 2021

Excellent course material; interesting from start to finish with clear explanations.

By Han H O

Oct 2, 2021

G​reat course. I have learned a lot about foundations of project management. Thanks.

By Mateo B

Sep 15, 2021

Great course, a very well curated information with proper explanations and examples.

By Renato S C F

Sep 8, 2021

Muito bom, pude ver o quão profundo é realmente o trabalho de um gestor de projetos.