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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.

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 Marc S

Sep 24, 2021

Great course to solidify your PM basics. I highly recommend it!

By Okay K

Aug 8, 2021

​It was really good! I learned a lot, even in the first phrase.

By Darren L

Aug 5, 2021

This is a great overview, that keeps you wanting to learn more.

By Najwa N H

Aug 3, 2021

Highly satisfied with the course, so many new insight gathered!


Jul 22, 2021

I am a better Project Manager than I was .I am really grateful.

By Fadrul H

Jun 13, 2021

T​hank you for the program and thank you to the wonderful host!

By Anjuma A

May 1, 2021

Such a wonderful course...very helpful for skill development..!

By Emera D L S

Apr 29, 2021

Super thorough explanation of the basics of project management.

By Sebastian a t

Apr 22, 2021

Espero que el segundo modulo sea igual de entretenido que este.

By Fe L I

Apr 18, 2021

The curriculum is robust and the lectures are simple to follow.

By alexander c

Mar 26, 2021


By Carla H

Mar 24, 2021

Thorough and a good mix of reading, watching and participation.

By Jeffrey Z

Mar 20, 2021

I am excited to be diving into the world of project management!

By Mariana A

Dec 4, 2021

Great courses and very friendly! Thank you Google and Cousera.

By Brian C

Dec 1, 2021

Great foundational course for Project Management fundamentals.

By Aiyush M

Nov 27, 2021

Great course for beginners to have idea on project management.

By Ashley M

Nov 16, 2021

The course was very informative and i learned so much. Thanks!

By Mohamed A

Nov 1, 2021

hands on practices m easy to understand and interactive ones !

By Yachana S B

Oct 19, 2021

The course really helped me a lot to gain abundant knowledge.

By Maram M

Oct 4, 2021

Very good course I work hard.

Iam happy to finish this course..

By Veni M

Sep 9, 2021

Awesome course for people whoever is new to project management


Sep 4, 2021

It was a very good experience to have such a course. Thank you

By Austin D

Aug 24, 2021

An excellent course covering the basics of Project Management.

By Ronita C

Aug 22, 2021

The Project Management Courses are great and very informative.

By Gil M S

Aug 4, 2021

Amazing course.

Explain complex topic in an unic and simply way