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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

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.

Nov 27, 2021

Learned a lot such as Agile, C-Suite, Change management, Corporate governance, Culture mapping, DMAIC, Kanban, Lean, Lean Six Sigma, Linear, Matrix structure, Reporting chart, Six Sigma etc. Thank you

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By Daphnie G

May 5, 2021

its an eye opener, cant wait to experience the entire project management package.

By Mayar G

Apr 3, 2021

Great Course!! totally recommended cuz I learned new terminologies and concepts!!

By Javier S F

Mar 17, 2021

This course is the perfect one to get started if you are trying to land a PM role

By Vivek

Jan 21, 2022

I loved the Course very much , was able to learn basic Project Management skills

By Ruel B

Jan 18, 2022

I​ enjoyed learning about Project Management. I look forward to using my skills.

By Lisa E

Jan 16, 2022

Very accessible introduction to the product management professional certificate.

By Giau T

Jan 16, 2022

G​reat course! Very easy to follow with videos, readings and quizzes. Thank you!

By Miguel T

Jan 10, 2022

Good material for beginners and really helpful for some persons with experience.

By Vanessa P

Jan 9, 2022

T​his step of the certification set up a good start to understanding the basics.

By Olamide A

Jan 9, 2022

The course was broken down to bits, which really helped me to understand easily.


Jan 2, 2022

This course provides basic notion on PM that could help all learner in daily job

By hitesh k

Dec 31, 2021

it was amazing , i learnt lots of things . it inpired me lots of towards my goal

By Mauricio I Z

Oct 12, 2021

Me gusta mucho la forma práctica y directa en la que explican todo el contenido.

By Michelle E

Oct 9, 2021

very clear and provide real-time and experience on the job of a project manager.

By Jonathan N

Oct 8, 2021

Throughly engaging! What a helpful refresher to the world of project management.

By Dhwanit J

Aug 19, 2021

It is the best courcse for those who wants to join the project management world.

By Mahesh M

Aug 18, 2021

Excellent course from Google, Great thanks to Coursera for this wonderful course

By Daniel

Jul 11, 2021

Excelente curso como complemento a los estudios formales de Gestión de proyectos

By Allen T

Jun 28, 2021

Very informative, and motivational for someone looking for new job opportunities

By Mrinmoy C

Jun 10, 2021

V​ery much informative course.Instructure and the method o delivery is too good.

By Jason Z

Jun 4, 2021

W​ell paced an spot on for someone interested in getting into project management

By udayan j

May 20, 2021

Excellent course with lots of knowledge of basic Project Management Fundamentals

By Marilin J C D

May 17, 2021

Excelente, aprendí mucho en el curso. Espero terminar los otros, muchas gracias.

By Ejike E

May 8, 2021

Outstanding. This is the First Step in achieving my dreams in Project Management

By Digital B a E t

Apr 24, 2021

Thank you very much, I have learned a lot, and I am looking forward to course 2.